Timothy Schafer II

Schafer & Schafer
3820 E Lincoln Hwy
Merrillville, IN 46410
(219) 947-1911
www.schaferandschaferlaw.com


Tim Schafer, II is an experienced trial lawyer, handling cases involving personal injury or wrongful death caused by truck accidents, car accidents, medical malpractice, premises liability, product liability, train accidents and airplane crashes. During his career Tim has obtained two of the largest jury verdicts in the State of Indiana, $30,750,000 for brain damage and wrongful death caused in a premises liability case and $32,500,000.00 for brain damage caused to a young mother who was involved in a truck accident. In 2018, Attorney Schafer settled an industrial accident case for $4.6 million involving an injury to a young man's leg. The settlement is believed to be the largest in the state of Indiana for similar injuries. Also in 2018, Attorney Schafer recovered $1.4 million for a women who was injured by falling merchandise while shopping. EDUCATION Indiana University, B.A. - 2005 Valparaiso University, J.D. - 2008 ADMITTED TO PRACTICE LAW Indiana Supreme Court U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana MEMBER American Association for Justice American Bar Association Indiana Trial Lawyers Association Indiana State Bar Association Lake County Bar Association