260 423-9411

Attorneys

Eric Blume


Location:
Fort Wayne, IN
Phone:
260-423-9411
Fax:
260-423-4329
Favorite book:
The Pacific, by Hugh Ambrose

As a member of Carson’s litigation team, Eric concentrates on civil litigation and commercial litigation disputes, product liability, premises liability, trucking liability and disputes, and medical malpractice. He represents clients and businesses with efficient, cost-effective services fueled by passion and practical experience serving as second chair in jury trials, conducting bench trials, drafting briefs for courts at all levels and conducting numerous oral arguments in court.

Areas of Practice
  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Product Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Trucking Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Trucking Liability and Disputes
Bar Admissions
  • Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana
Education
  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • J.D. – 2011
  • Miami University
    • B.S. magna cum laude – 2007
    • Major: Economics and History
Honors and Awards
  • Named as a Rising Star by Indiana Super Lawyers – 2017 and 2018
  • Glenn D. Peters Scholarship Award Recipient
  • Michael J. Sacopulos Tax Award Recipient
Professional Associations and Memberships
  • Allen County Bar Association
  • Benjamin Harrison American Inn of Court
  • Indiana State Bar Association
Representative Cases
  • Baker v. Giant, Allen Superior Court: Eric served as second chair in jury trial where the defense verdict was obtained in a medical malpractice case involving anti-depressant use.
  • Haggerty v. Hoosier Energy, Sullivan Superior Court: Eric obtained a summary judgment for the lack of duty owed in a premise liability case.
  • Mihalec v. E & B Paving, Allen Superior Court: Eric secured a voluntary dismissal in an automobile accident case immediately before the trial without the payment of any monies.
  • Schlegel v. Parkview Hospital, Allen Superior Court: Eric served as second chair in a jury trial where the defense verdict was obtained in litigation concerning nursing care.
  • Leslie v. Liberty Dialysis, et al., Boone Superior Court: Eric obtained a summary judgment for the lack of duty owed in a premise liability case.
  • Rogers v. Anonymous Physician, et al., Allen Superior Court: Eric obtained a summary judgment in a complex statute of limitations medical malpractice case.
  • Szabo v. Camp, Allen Superior Court: Eric obtained a defense verdict in favor of his client in a disputed liability automobile accident case.