Kent Emswiller

Kent Emswiller

Managing Partner
Indianapolis, Indiana

KENT EMSWILLER received a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University (1975) and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis (1978). He concentrates his practice in estate planning, administration and litigation and pre-marital agreements. He is a frequent speaker at the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum and other educational seminars concerning estate, probate and guardianship law, and is a past lecturer at Butler university School of Business. Mr. Emswiller has been selected by his peers as a "Super Lawyer" for Indianapolis Monthly magazine and as a member of Best Lawyers in America®.

Areas of Practice

  • 30% Estate Planning
  • 30% Estate Administration
  • 20% Estate Litigation
  • 10% Guardianship Matters
  • 10% Pre-Marital Agreements
  • Administration and Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 20% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 1978


  • Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • J.D. - 1978
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
    • B.S. - 1975
    • Major: Finance

Representative Clients

  • Preferred legal provider for the Eli Lilly Federal Credit Union (ELFCU)


  • Frequent Speaker, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum

Honors and Awards

  • "Super Lawyer" for Indianapolis Monthly Magazine
  • Member of Best Lawyers in America®
  • “2013 Indianapolis Five Star Wealth Manager” via

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Member, 1978 - 2013


  • English


  • Phi Gamma Delta