Michael R. Franceschini, Esq.
Michael R. Franceschini, a member in the firm, was born in Lafayette, Indiana. He attended Indiana University in Bloomington for his undergraduate degree in Business Administration and obtained his law degree from Indiana University School of Law in Indianapolis. In 1975 he joined the Indiana bar and was licensed to practice before the U.S. District Court, Southern District; in 1980, he was licensed to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. In 1994 he was also licensed to practice before the U.S. District Court’s Northern District of Indiana.
Early in his legal career, Mike served as a law clerk for Chief Justice Richard Givan of the Supreme Court of Indiana, and since 1982 has served on the Indiana Supreme Court’s Committee on Character and Fitness.
In addition to belonging to the Indiana State Bar, Mike is a member of the American Bar Association and the Indianapolis and Hancock County bar associations. He focuses his practice on Civil Trial law, Appellate law, Corporate law, Estate Planning and Probate.
Outside of the law firm, Mike is a member of the board of advisers for The Little Sisters of the Poor of Indianapolis, Inc. In his spare time, Mike is an active sailor and has raced the Chicago to Mackinac Island Race many years and is a past Commodore of the Indianapolis Sailing Club.