Our Attorneys

Schiller Law Offices is a personal injury law firm that represents victims in every type of accident where negligence is involved. This includes auto accidents, workers compensation, wrongful death, slip and falls, and medical malpractice. The personal injury lawyers from Schiller Law distinguish themselves by providing aggressive, effective, and experienced representation to our clients whom we represent from the beginning to the end of their legal battles.

Matthew Schiller

Matthew Schiller

Attorney Matthew Schiller is the founding member of Schiller Law Offices. Mr. Schiller has experience in all areas of personal injury law including automobile accidents, trucking accidents, construction injuries, burn injuries, workplace accidents, wrongful death, and slip and fall cases. Mr. Schiller has handled thousands of cases in his many years of practice. He credits his successful approach to his aggressive and confident techniques when taking on powerful insurance companies and government agencies. Mr. Schiller understands that each person has a unique case and is dedicated giving each client the time and attention they deserve.

Mr. Schiller has been a frequent speaker on radio shows and at seminars involving personal injuries and workplace injuries. Mr. Schiller is also a current board member of the charitable foundation of the Boone County Tennis Association. He is a current member of the International Senior Tennis Competition Selection Committee for the United States Teams.

Mr. Schiller attended Butler University and Indiana University as a scholarship athlete where he received a Bachelor of Arts Degree. He earned his Juris Doctorate from Indiana University McKinney School of Law and is a current member in good standing with the Indiana State Bar Association, admitted in the Northern District of Indiana, Southern District of Indiana, and to the Supreme Court of Indiana.

Patrick Milda

Patrick Milda

Born and raised in Indianapolis, Attorney Patrick Midla takes pride in advocating for Hoosiers in their personal injury and worker’s compensation matters. Mr. Midla understands that clients come to him during what is often the most difficult time in their lives, and he works hard to ensure that each client receives personal attention and vigorous representation.

Mr. Midla attended Marian University on an athletic scholarship to play basketball and baseball for the Knights, and graduated “with high distinction” with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. He earned his Juris Doctorate from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude. In law school, he was actively involved with the Dean’s Tutorial Society and had the opportunity to mentor several of his fellow students.

Mr. Midla is a member in good standing with the Indiana State Bar Association and is licensed to practice in Indiana state courts as well as the Southern Federal District Court of Indiana.

Nathanial Walden

Nathaniel Walden

Attorney Nathaniel Walden has spent his entire legal career helping the injured and disabled. Since 2010, Nathaniel has represented people with their personal injury, workers’ compensation, and social security disability claims from inception through conclusion before both federal and state courts, as well their administrative bodies. Nathaniel endeavors to add a personal touch to each claim, knowing that each case and client are different and deserve the type of representation that works for them.

Nathaniel was born and raised in Bloomington, Indiana, and repatriated to the Hoosier state in 2016 after six years in Connecticut. He graduated from Butler University magna cum laude and with Honors in 2007 with a degree in Marketing, minoring in Political Science. Nathaniel was deeply involved in many aspects of student life at Butler with leadership roles at his fraternity (Sigma Chi), dabbling in intercollegiate athletics (soccer), and acting as the school newspaper’s Opinion Editor for a semester.

In 2010, Nathaniel earned his Juris Doctorate from Indiana University Maurer School of Law, cum laude. While in law school, Nathaniel served in leadership roles with the Sports and Entertainment Law Society and Phi Alpha Delta. He was a Managing Editor for the school’s Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies. During law school, Nathaniel had clerkship experiences with the Monroe County Circuit Court (Judge Hill) and a local law firm.

Nathaniel is admitted to practice law in the State of Indiana, State of Connecticut, and the District of Connecticut.

Nicholas Bourff

Attorney Nicholas Bourff knows what it takes to fight for his clients in Court and come out on the winning side.  Prior to joining Schiller Law Offices, Mr. Bourff served two terms as an elected Prosecutor, where he earned convictions on every felony case he took to jury trial.  During his years in private practice, he also earned favorable verdicts for every client he represented in front of a jury.  He understands the stress people encounter during the litigation process and commits himself to being accessible to his clients.

Mr. Bourff grew up in northwestern Indiana and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Wabash College in 2004, where he spent time as a varsity swimmer and president of both the Phi Kappa Psi house as well as the campus-wide Inter-Fraternity Counsel.  He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Dayton School of Law in the spring of 2007, and was admitted to the Indiana Bar five months later.

Mr. Bourff is a member in good standing with the Indiana Bar Association and is admitted to practice in all Indiana state courts and the Northern and Southern United States District Courts of Indiana.  He lives in Fishers with his wife, Erin, their two children, Clive and Emily, and their Australian Shepherd, Shadow.

Matthew Kavanagh

Matthew Kavanagh

Attorney Matthew Kavanagh has a passion for helping people and fighting for them in their pursuit of justice.  Feeling compelled to do so, Mr. Kavanagh focuses his practice in personal injury and workers compensation.  Mr. Kavanagh understands that his clients are facing an extremely difficult time in their lives, one that includes financial insecurity, missed time from work, medical bills that are overwhelming, and the pain and uncertainty that comes with recovering from an injury.  As such, Mr. Kavanagh fights to secure a fair and just settlement or jury verdict for all his clients based on the entirety of the damages and pain and suffering they have experienced.

Mr. Kavanagh grew up in Northern Indiana and attended Indiana University South Bend where he was actively involved as an officer in the Student Government Association as well other student organizations on campus.  From there, he attended the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctorate degree.  Mr. Kavanagh began his legal career defending corporations and professionals, where he honed his legal skills in the process that insurance companies and their attorneys use in defending personal injury and malpractice claims.  Mr. Kavanagh now uses that knowledge and the skills he learned to vigorously represent his clients.

Mr. Kavanagh is admitted to practice law in the State of Indiana as well as the United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana.

In his free time, Mr. Kavanagh enjoys spending time with his wife, Jonna, and their two children, Finnlin and Stella.

Jonathon Welling

Attorney Jonathon Welling joined Schiller Law Offices in March 2020. Before joining the firm Mr. Welling spent time working for the Indiana State Department of Health and the Indiana Department of Child Services. Mr. Welling spent 3 years as a trial lawyer for the Indiana Department of Child Services where he handled all aspects of litigation, including dozens of trials.

Mr. Welling attended Purdue University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Secondary Education with a focus on Psychology, Sociology and History. While at Purdue he enjoyed participating in extracurricular activities including his fraternity (Phi Kappa Psi). He earned his Juris Doctorate from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. In law school, he was the Executive Editor of the Indiana Health Law Review, as well as interning with the Indiana Court of Appeals, and clerking for the law firms of Craig, Kelley and Faultless and Cohen and Malad.

Mr. Welling is a member in good standing with the Indiana State Bar Association and is licensed to practice in Indiana state courts as well as the Northern and Southern Federal District Courts of Indiana.

David Jacuk

Attorney David Jacuk has worked in personal injury law for the majority of his legal career. David started his legal journey in 2013 working as a paralegal in Indianapolis assisting attorneys with insurance defense matters. David worked closely with clients and opposing counsel to complete discovery and draft various motions and briefs. In 2015, David took a position with a major insurance company in the Indianapolis area and worked as a litigation paralegal. David assisted with many high-profile, high-dollar cases, primarily focused on research, motion drafting, brief writing, trial preparation, and discovery. David received numerous awards for his strong work ethic.

In 2014, David was accepted to the Indiana University McKinney School of Law and attended evening classes while working full-time. David graduated in December 2017 and received his law license in 2018. At that time, David took his first lawyer position representing corporations. David’s practice focused on contract interpretation, debt collection, and litigation. David has participated in numerous bench trials and hearings throughout Indiana and has drafted numerous briefs. David also successfully appealed a matter to the Indiana Court of Appeals, which is now published caselaw.

After stepping away from personal injury law for a few years, David realized that his passion was to help injured clients during their time of need. After working with and for insurance companies for years, David understands the mentality of insurance companies and uses this knowledge to bring out the best value in his cases.

In his free time, David enjoys spending time with his fiancé, Audrey. David is also a licensed pilot and enjoys attending air shows when he can.

Thomas Barbour

Attorney Thomas Barbour has spent his legal career helping everyday people. Prior to joining Schiller Law Offices, Mr. Barbour spent his time in bankruptcy and collection defense. Mr. Barbour has extensive practice helping people deal with simple problems, as well as issues that could be life changing.

Mr. Barbour was born in Kansas City but grew up in Fishers, Indiana. Mr. Barbour attended Indiana University Bloomington, where he received his bachelor’s degree in public administration. He later attended Valparaiso University School of Law, where he was a member of the Trail Advocacy Team and was a Teaching Assistant in Legal Writing. Mr. Barbour later clerked for the Marion County Superior Court 12 with Judge Welch.

Mr. Barbour is a member in good standing with the Indiana State Bar Association and is licensed to practice in Indiana state courts as well as the Southern and Northern Federal District Courts of Indiana.

OUR LEGAL SERVICES

Personal Injury Representation

Auto Accidents

Bone Fractures

Brain Injuries

Dog Bites

Slip & Fall

Spinal/Back Injuries

Trucking Accidents

Wrongful Death

Workers Comp

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

Reviews

Crystal

“I recommend Karla! I had the best opportunity and experience when working with her. Her kindness, knowledge and promptness was way more than I expected or ever experienced. Simply amazing and I look forward to working with her again in the near future.”

Crystal Hayes

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Allanhyia

“Mr. Walden, Angela, and the team at Schiller Law were incredibly kind and helpful in my personal injury case. I could not imagine navigating the process with the insurance companies without them. They worked to get all of my medical expenses covered and settle my case, taking a huge burden off myself during a long process of recovery.”

Allanhyia Hall

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Bora

“Karla Arroyo is one of the best to work with. I would recommend her to anybody. Her interpersonal skills and standards are amazing. She Is very professional, respectful, and courteous.”

Bora Kao

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Clifton

“Patrick did a case for me he did a great job with my case he’s a great person and a even better lawyer will use again in the future if I needed him. Thanks for all ur help.”

Clifton Senior

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Deborah

“My experience with Schiller Law Offices was a pleasure, Charles Jewett, Safari Jackson are amazing. Their dedication and timing to your case is the most I could have asked for, I love the way they Keep you a breast of your case. Their WORD IS THEIR BOND.”

Deborah McLaughlin

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Stacey

“Nathaniel Walden and Andrea are very professional attorneys, they handled my case promptly and very efficiently, Nathaniel did and excellent job with negotiating. I’m very pleased.”

Stacey Austin

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Alvaro

“I was so pleased with all the hard work that Karla and my attorney put into getting me the money I deserved. They got my entire case processed from beginning to end in less then 6 months, I was very impressed with their work.”

Alvaro Villanueva

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