About Our Attorneys
Keith P. Huffman
Keith P. Huffman was born in Toledo, Ohio, on July 20, 1951. Mr. Huffman received his undergraduate education from Adrian College and his legal education from Indiana University and was admitted to the Bar in 1980. Mr. Huffman is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and served as the President of the Indiana Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. Mr. Huffman is a Past Chairperson-Elect for the Elder Law Section of the Indiana Bar Association. Mr. Huffman is a member of the Ethics Committee at Bluffton Regional Medical Center, Chairperson of the Aging & In-Home Services Board of Directors, and a member of the Fort Wayne Lutheran Hospital Institutional Review Committee. Keith Huffman was named the Citizen of the Year by the Wells County Chamber in 2003 and was named as the outstanding member of the Indiana National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys in 2009. Mr. Huffman was named the Powley Award winner for 2016. This national award is given to a National Academy of Elder Law member who has demonstrated a commitment to promote in the minds of the general public, a general understanding of the rights and needs of the elderly and disabled.
Timothy K. Babcock
Timothy K. Babcock is a long-time resident of Bluffton. Born in Lexington, Kentucky, he attended Bluffton High School and graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington with High Distinction with a Bachelor’s Degree in Germanic Studies and a minor in English. He was a member of Phi Eta Sigma and Phi Beta Kappa honorary fraternities. Mr. Babcock also graduated from Emory University School of Law in Atlanta, Georgia, with a strong emphasis in estate planning and taxation. While in Atlanta, he participated in several internship programs including an internship with the Internal Revenue Service. Mr. Babcock is admitted to practice law before all Indiana state courts and the Federal District Courts for the Northern District of Indiana and is an Estate Planning and Administration Specialist as certified in Indiana by the Estate Planning and Administration Specialty Certification Board.
Michael J. Huffman
Michael J. Huffman received his undergraduate degree in Political Science from Indiana University, where he was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Fraternity. He received his legal education from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law in Bloomington. Michael was admitted to the Indiana Bar in October 2013, and practices in the areas of trust and estate planning, estate administration, and elder law.
Kristin Steckbeck Bilinski
Kristin Bilinski received her undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame in 2004, and graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law in 2007. She is a certified trust and estate specialist, as certified by the Indiana State Bar Association’s Trust & Estate Specialty Board in 2017. She has focused on estate planning, probate administration, and related areas of the law since 2007. Kristin is passionate about helping individuals, families, and small businesses ensure that their futures are secure and their affairs are in order. She welcomes clients from all walks of life, and will never discriminate based on age, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity.