Douglas R. Adelsperger



Fort Wayne, IN



Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Law
  • Litigation
  • Insolvency Law
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Debtor and Creditor Rights
  • Commercial Mediation

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Business Bankruptcy Law, American Board of Certification
  • Indiana Super Lawyer, FindLaw

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1988
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1989
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1992


  • Indiana University at Bloomington School of Law, Bloomington, Indiana
    • Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1988
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
    • B.S.
    • Major: Finance

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Allen County, Bankruptcy Section, Past President, Director, and Member
  • Indiana State, Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights Section, Member
  • American Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute

Past Employment Positions

  • Honorable Robert E. Grant, Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Indiana, Fort Wayne Division, 1988-1990, Judicial Law Clerk
  • Indiana Institute of Technology in Business Law, Past Instructor


  • Delta Theta Phi