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Drake Spears

Drake Spears

  • Divorce, Family Law
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Biography

Drake loves the law. He graduated from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in 2017. Drake then opened his own law practice and gained courtroom experience as a contract attorney with the Marion County Public Defender Agency.

Drake graduated from Butler University with a Bachelor's Degree in Sociology and Criminology, and a Minor in Political Science before attending law school. While at Butler, Drake was also a member of the Alpha Kappa Delta Honor Society.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his daughter, Bella. Drake loves attending sporting events and just about anything outdoors and family related.

Education
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
J.D. (2017) | Law
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Butler University
B.A. (2014) | Sociology/Criminology/Political Science
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Honors: Edwin Sutherland Award Alpha Kappa Delta Honor Society
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Professional Experience
Attorney
Spears Law, LLC
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Represent clients in myriad areas of law including family, criminal, personal injury, and estate planning. Duties include client advocacy, drafting pleadings, preparing discovery, prosecuting and defending depositions, writing and research, client and opposing cousel communications, litigating cases, attending court hearings, and settlement negotiations.
Contract Attorney
Marion County Public Defender Agency
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Representing clients in civil commitment trials. Duties include defending client rights under Indiana Code 12-26 et. seq., complying with federal, state and local laws, communicating with hospital staff and medical doctors. Represent non-custodial parents in Title IV-D compliance hearings.
Law Clerk
Rob King and Associates
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Duties included drafting and serving pleadings, preparing and answering discovery, drafting motions and ordering medical records.
Certified Legal Intern
Marion County Prosecutor's Office
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Conducted legal research, contacted victims, and entering confidential information into database.
Law Clerk
Vernon J Petri & Associates
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Conducted legal research, draft motions to opposing parties, and attend depositions.
Practice Areas
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
Banks & Brower, LLC
8770 Purdue Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Telephone: (317) 870-0019