Rebecca W. Geyer

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Carmel, IN

Rebecca W. Geyer & Associates, PC
 | 11550 North Meridian Street, Suite 200
Carmel, IN 46032
Phone: 317-973-4555
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2017
Selected to Rising Stars: 2010 - 2013
Licensed Since: 1999
Practice Areas:
  • Estate Planning & Probate (50%),
  • Elder Law (40%),
  • Business/Corporate (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Rebecca W. Geyer handles a variety of legal matters in elder law and related subjects, including estate planning and administration, guardianships, veterans benefits and business law with her law firm, Rebecca W. Geyer & Associates, PC. Certified as a specialist by the Indiana State Bar Association's Trust & Estate Specialty Board, she has said she adopts a compassionate approach to help people as they contemplate emotionally and often technically difficult matters in this area of the law. She represents clients in Carmel, Indiana, and surrounding areas of central Indiana, including Marion, Hamilton, Boone, Hendricks, Howard, Johnson and Morgan counties.

A graduate of Indiana University Maurer School of Law in Bloomington, Ms. Geyer has also taught elder law as an adjunct professor at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis.

Over the course of her career, Ms. Geyer has received quite a bit of recognition in the legal community. Among other awards she has received, she was honored by the Indianapolis Bar Association in 2013 for her dedication and excellence in legal education. In 2014, she was recognized by the Indianapolis Business Journal as one of the notable individuals under the age of 40 who are making a difference in their communities.

An active participant in local and national professional and community organizations, Ms. Geyer has served in leadership roles for the Indiana chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Indianapolis Bar Association and the Indianapolis Bar Foundation, among other groups.

Ms. Geyer also frequently volunteers her time for her community, serving in leadership roles with a local Jewish congregation and the National Council of Jewish Women.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Estate Planning & Probate (50%): Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Elder Law (40%)

Business/Corporate (10%): Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

Focus Areas

Estate Planning & Probate: Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Business/Corporate: Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 4 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 4 years

Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2017 Rising Stars: 2010 - 2013

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About Rebecca Geyer

Admitted: 1999, Indiana

Professional Webpage: http://rgeyerlaw.com/about-us/rebecca-geyer/

Honors and Awards:

  • 40 Under 40, Indianapolis Business Journal, 2014
  • Dr. John Morton Finney Excellence in Legal Education, Indianapolis Bar Association, 2013
  • Distinguished fellow by the Indianapolis Bar Foundation, 2010
  • Super Lawyer, 2014
  • Named to the list of Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, Estate planning by Law & Politics Magazine and Indianapolis Monthly, 2010-2013

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Indiana Board Certified Trust and Estate Lawyer, 2007
  • Certified by the Indiana Trust and Estate Specialty Board

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Bar Leadership Series Commite (2009)
  • Indiana Probate Review Committee
  • Secretary, Elder Law Section of Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Bar Foundation, Treasurer
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys - Indiana Section, President
  • Hamilton County Bar Association, Estate Planning Council of Indiana
  • American Bar Association - Real Property, Probate & Trust Section, Senior Law Section
  • Indiana State Bar Association - Elder Law Section, Probate, Trust and Real Property Section
  • Indianapolis Bar Association - Estate Planning and Administration Section, Taxation Section, Family Law Section, Women in the Law Division
  • Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Bar Leadership Series IV, 2006

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Indiana University Alumni Association, Member
  • National Council of Jewish Women, Volunteer and Past President
  • Volunteer Low Asset Will Project, Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Volunteer Ask A Lawyer, Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Bar Leadership Series Committee, Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Board Member, Abby Hunt Bryce Hospice
  • Board Member, Carmel Clay Historical Society
  • Congregation Beth-El Zedeck, Vice President

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples
  • State Death Taxes
  • Estate Planning Under Our Guardianship Statutes
  • Adjunct professor, Elder law, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
  • The Probate Process from Start to Finish for Paralegals (January 2007)
  • Probate: Beyond the Basics (May 2007)
  • Debunking the Myths of Estate Planning and Elder Law (June 2007)
  • Top Ten Tips for Understanding and Caring for Your Aging Parents (September 2007)
  • Estate Planning for Boomers (October 2007)
  • Debunking the Myths of Portfolio Management, Elder Law and Estate Planning (October 2007)
  • Estate Planning Basics for New Parents (November 2007)
  • Advanced Estate Planning (May 2008)
  • Probate: Beyond the Basics (June 2008)
  • Fundamental Probate Procedures and Practice (May 2009)
  • The Probate Process from Start to Finish for Paralegals (June 2009)

Educational Background:

  • Indiana University, Major: Political Science and History
Office Location for Rebecca W. Geyer

11550 North Meridian Street
Suite 200
Carmel, IN 46032

Phone: 317-973-4555

 

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Last Updated: 10/7/2016

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