emmersonRobert D. Emmerson

Partner 

8409 Fishers Centre Drive
Fishers, IN 46038

remmerson@defur.com
317-341-1588 (cell)
317-558-3911 (direct)
317-585-8085 (main)
317-585-8858 (fax)

Rob’s practice is primarily dedicated to litigation in state and federal courts. He practices extensively in the areas of professional liability defense of architects and engineers, attorneys and accountants. Mr. Emmerson also has a significant trucking and personal injury practice in addition to business disputes, banking law, insurance coverage, and workers compensation.  In addition, Rob serves as director of the firm’s Immigration Law Group, practicing primarily in the areas of employment-based immigration, waivers of inadmissibility, and corporate compliance.  He has served on committees and as a presenter for a variety of legal topics.

 

Practice Areas

Litigation, ConstructionEducation and Government, Immigration

 

Education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (B.S., 1993)
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law (J.D., 1999) 

 

Bar Admissions

Indiana

 

Admitted to Practice Before

United States District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit 

 

Memberships

Indianapolis Bar Association; Indiana State Bar Association, Law Practice Management Committee and Federal Judiciary Committee; Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana; Professional Liability Defense Federation (PLDF); American Immigration Lawyer’s Association (“AILA”); AILA Indiana Chapter

 

Civic Involvement

Rob has been president of the Fishers-HSE Girls Basketball program for several years. He is vice-president of Southeastern Program of Recreational Team Sports (S.P.O.R.T.S.) which serves over 12,000 youth in the Fishers community. Rob also serves on the board of the Indiana Parkinson Foundation and has served as a church elder and trustee.