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November 13, 2012

Son replaces father as judge in Miami County

Timothy Spahr appointed to Miami County Circuit Court.

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PERU —

“I want to bring that same energy. I also want to make the courtroom as welcoming a place to the public as it can be, like Dad did.”

Tim earned his law degree from Indiana University in 1997. As an attorney, he focused on family law, adoptions, criminal law and estate and trust planning. He said he plans to close his practice within the next five weeks before taking the bench.

“It’s sort of a funny feeling to see a chapter of your life close,” Tim said. “I’m going to miss the attorney-client relationships I’ve developed over the years, but I’m looking forward to serving the community in this new position.”

Carson Gerber is Kokomo Tribune reporter. He can be reached by phone at 765-854-6739, or by email at carson.gerber@kokomotribune.com.

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