Kurt Schnepper

Kurt Schnepper

When you're charged with a crime, your best Defense is an Experienced Lawyer
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Summary

Schnepper Legal Services, LLC has been representing clients all over the State of Indiana, predominantly in the Central and Southern portions for over 20 years now. Attorney Kurt Schnepper graduated from Indiana University University Bloomington in 1996, obtaining a Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science and Public Administration then went on to Valparaiso University School of Law to obtain his J.D. in 1999;
Kurt worked in a small law firm from 1999 learning family law, estate planning and real estate law,

2001 Kurt became a deputy prosecutor in Vanderburgh County and was introduced to criminal law. Kurt began in Misdemeanor Court handling drunk driving, OMVWI, battery, theft, shoplifting, public indecency, intoxication, drug possession cases including marijuana, paraphernalia, After a few months as a deputy prosecutor, Attorney Kurt Schnepper became a felony prosecutor completing his first jury trial in 2001. Attorney Schnepper went on to complete over 50 jury trials as a prosecutor, learning exactly what it took for the State to win at trial.
Attorney Schnepper opened his private practice in 2003, focused on Criminal Defense and has now tried over one hundred Jury trials, from lower level felonies like drug possessions to much more serious matters of theft, burglary, drug dealing charges and violent crimes involving battery as well as obtaining years of experience with murder cases, both as a prosecutor and as defense.
Attorney Schnepper has been retained or selected by various Judges around the State and appointed defense counsel in murder, life without Parole and Death Penalty cases; most notably as a member of the legal defense team who was successful in convincing a jury to spare the life of a defendant convicted of multiple murders. (State v. Wilkes 2009)
Kurt is one of only a handful of Lawyers qualified by the State of Indiana to be appointed in any case where the death penalty is sought.

Education
Valparaiso University School of Law
J.D. (1999) | Law
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Activities: Environmental Law Clinic Criminal law clinic Intern Dept. of Child Services Attorney
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Indiana University - Indiana University-Bloomington
B.S. (1996) | Environmental science and Public affairs
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Activities: Student Athletic Board Environmental management association
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Professional Experience
CEO, Attorney Private Practice
Schnepper Legal Services, LLC
- Current
Attorney
Indiana Dept of Child Services
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Handled all legal aspects with regard to CHINS matters, Termination of Parental Rights and Adoptions
CEO, Attorney Private Practice
Schnepper Law Office
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Deputy Prosecutor
Vanderburgh County Prosecutors Office
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Trial Deputy, Gun Violence
Associate Attorney, clerk
Shaw and Gwinn, PC
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Professional Associations
State Bar of Indiana  # 21986-82
Member
Current
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Indiana Public Defender Counsel
Public Defender
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Indiana
Indiana Supreme Court
ID Number: 21986-82
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Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Collections
  • Business Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Family Law
  • Traffic Tickets
Websites & Blogs
Website
Schnepper Legal Services, LLC
Contact & Map
Schnepper Legal Services, llc
PO Box 8009
Evansville, IN 47716
Telephone: (812) 518-2080