Gordon E. Gouveia
Attorney at Law
Decades of bankruptcy law experience in Indiana
With more than 43 years of legal experience, Gordon Gouveia has extensive knowledge of bankruptcy laws and the intricacies of the Indiana legal system. The managing member of Gouveia & Associates, he has worked to resolve bankruptcy issues from multiple perspectives, not only as an attorney but also as a certified civil mediator for Indiana. His varied experience with bankruptcy issues allows him to provide his clients with detailed, individualized legal advice to suit their unique situation.
Mr. Gouveia is proud to serve as a Chapter 7 Trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Indiana, Hammond Division since 1979. He is currently Chairman of the Lake County Bar Association Bankruptcy Law Section and a member of the Standing Committee on Practice and Procedures, United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Indiana.
Mr. Gouveia was a member of the Indiana National Guard from 1963 to 1970. He was a graduate of the Indiana National Guard Military Academy, Class of 1965 and served as a commissioned reserve officer. He worked for the Equal Employment Commission as a staff attorney with the Gary Human Relations Commission from 1970 to 1973. He was an adjunct professor of law at Valparaiso University School of Law in 1997.
Board certified bankruptcy lawyer
Gordon Gouveia’s extensive experience and impressive record as an attorney has earned him a number of high distinctions within the legal community. He is admitted as a Life Fellow to the Indiana Bar Foundation in recognition of a legal career exemplifying the dignity of the law and devotion to the public well-being. He has earned the title of Super Lawyer, decided by his peers, as well as a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent™ peer rating of 5.0 out of 5.0 — the highest peer rating available. This recognition reflects Mr. Gouveia’s longstanding tenacity and reputation in bankruptcy law, as well as his vast contribution to the legal field. He is board certified in both business and consumer bankruptcy law by the American Bankruptcy Institute and Commercial Law League since 1993.
Contact Merrillville, Indiana’s preeminent bankruptcy attorney today
To schedule an appointment with Gordon Gouveia, call or email the law office of Gouveia & Associates. We provide a free initial consultation to extensively evaluate your situation, and advise you on how our office can help in your bankruptcy case. Our office is conveniently located near the intersection of Route 30 and Interstate 65, with free parking available. Call today at 219-576-6192.