Eric Slotegraaf

Slotegraaf Niehoff PC - Meet the Team - Eric Slotegraaf

Eric is passionate about small business, estate planning, protecting and preserving estates for the rightful heirs. He has been practicing law and consulting with families and businesses in Michigan, Wisconsin, and Indiana. His diverse clients include nationally known executives, world class academics and musicians, doctors, and several amazing local businesses. Eric’s primary practice interests include small business, estate planning, asset protection, probate and trust administration, and probate and trust litigation.

Eric is a member of the Michigan, Wisconsin, and Indiana Bar Associations and the Monroe County (Indiana) Bar Association. Eric serves as the 2023 Chair of the Indiana State Bar Association Probate, Trust & Real Property Section and is a member of the Hoosier Hills Estate Planning Counsel. Eric also enjoys being a Mentor for the Indiana State Bar Mentor-Match Program for young lawyers. Eric has been involved and assisted with several local non-profit organizations including: Cardinal Stage Company as a board member from 2008-14; Red Cross of Monroe County Indiana board member; People and Animal Learning Services (PALS) as a board member, 50+ Men that Care, SEED Corporation board member, and WonderLab board member.

Eric and his wife moved to the Hoosier state in 2000 and have since lived and raised two daughters in beautiful Bloomington, Indiana. You can often find Eric in his office enjoying public radio and the companionship of Nala, his Labrador Retriever, and our part-time office alarm system. (We are all confident that Eric is Nala’s comfort animal.)

Legal Experience:
Attorney in Detroit, Michigan, Madison and Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Arthur Andersen, LLP (Milwaukee, WI)
Andrews, Harrell, Mann, Carmin and Parker PC (Shareholder & Director)
Founded Slotegraaf Legal in 2014

Professional Organizations:
Hoosier Hills Estate Planning Council
Indiana Bar Probate, Trust & Real Property Section Member and District Council Representative
Indiana State Bar Association
Monroe County Bar Association
Wisconsin State Bar Association
Michigan State Bar Association
American Bar Association
United District Courts of Indiana
Western District Court of Wisconsin
Eastern District Court of Michigan
United States Tax Court

Community Service:
SEED Corp. board member
SEED Corp. loan review officer
American Red Cross, Monroe County Chapter
Leadership Bloomington, Monroe County Graduate
Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana (Bloomington), past Adjunct Professor, Business Law and Accounting
S.I.B.A., Inc.
Crane Technology, Inc.
District 10 Pro Bono Project
Cardinal Stage Company
People & Animals Learning Services (PALS)