Jim Forcum and Rob Forbes have dedicated themselves to providing quality legal services to citizens of Blackford and surrounding counties for more than 30 years.
Upon his graduation from Case-Western School of Law in 1973, Jim Forcum established his law practice in Hartford City, Indiana. Jim practices extensively in the area of estate planning, probate, trusts, guardianships, elder law, corporations, real estate, personal injury, and municipal law. He serves the public as legal counsel for the City of Hartford City, the Town of Shamrock Lakes, the Blackford County Board of Commissioners, the Hartford City Public Library and the Town of Upland.
Rob Forbes joined Jim in the Hartford City practice in 1977 upon graduating with honors from Indiana University School of Law in Bloomington. The primary focus of Rob's practice is litigation. He represents clients in personal injury/wrongful death cases; divorce and paternity actions involving custody, parenting time, child support, and property division; and criminal defense from misdemeanors to murders. Rob is an experienced trial attorney who also pursues and defends appeals in both state and federal courts.