At Ball Eggleston, we pride ourselves on the caliber of attorneys we attract to our firm. We all come from different backgrounds and experiences, but work together to form a team that is ready to help solve your legal questions. This post is part of an ongoing series, Meet our Attorneys, so that you can get to know the men and women who work tirelessly to give back to the Lafayette community we know and love so well. Each attorney took some time out of their busy schedule to sit down for an interview and share their story.
Jeff Newell is a native to Lafayette, Indiana and ‘an old hometown boy.’ He attended Lafayette Jeff High School, studied undergraduate at Purdue University, and law school at Indiana University. He joined our firm in 1980 after spending two summers as a clerk in the office. He’s remained at our firm throughout his
Mr. Newell has developed a reputation for his work with creditor’s rights and collections and is one of
Additionally, Mr. Newell has remained active in the community through his involvement with Habitat for Humanity, the Boy Scouts, and helping organize the Gus Macker basketball tournament.
Mr. Newell shared that he had always wanted to be an attorney. He distinctly remembered being in ninth grade and having to write a career report about who he wanted to be when he grew up. He chose to be an attorney and interviewed a local, prominent attorney in town to learn more about the career.
His work in creditor’s rights and collections was never
His work in creditor’s rights and collections is a niche practice area that is different from what the other attorneys do in the office. Mr. Newell explained how the work is detailed, and many times ongoing as he partners with local businesses, offices, and landlords to routinely help them with collections or evictions. However, Mr. Newell enjoys the job and has gained expertise and a reputation throughout Lafayette for his work with landlord-tenant law.
Ball Eggleston has an established reputation throughout Lafayette for their community focus. Mr. Newell reiterated that this firm is one of the oldest and most reputable law offices in the area. The attorneys he works alongside are community leaders who want to make a difference.
Mr. Newell is an important team member at Ball-Eggleston; he has built a strong practice and gained a great reputation throughout the community for his work in creditor’s rights and landlord-tenant law. To learn more about Mr. Jeff Newell, visit his page on our website.
We at Ball Eggleston provide honest, hardworking people in the community with fair, knowledgeable, and professional legal service. For 60+ years, our attorneys have worked hard to build a kind of reputation that produces referrals from both peers and clients. With 11 attorneys, our size is intentional—large enough to offer a comprehensive range of legal services, small enough to provide personalized service.
Contact us today if you are seeking legal advice or services. Our team is here to help.
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