JT
JT

Mr. Joshua I. Tourkow

Licensed for 43 years

Attorney in Fort Wayne, IN

Practice Area: Family Law, Family & Juvenile Law, General Practice 1 more area of practice 1 more

Awards
BV Distinguished
Awards
BV Distinguished

Areas of Law

  • Family Law
  • Family & Juvenile Law
  • General Practice
  • Solo & Small Firm

Credentials

Position
Senior Partner
Admission Details
Admitted in 1973, Indiana
Law School Attended
Indiana University
Class of 1973
J.D.
cum laude
University Attended
Purdue University
Class of 1970
B.S.
Economics

Client Reviews

  • 4.0/5.0 7 reviews
  • 71% client recommended 5 recommendations
  • Communication

    4.1/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    4.3/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    3.9/5.0
  • Value for Money

    3.7/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 08/11/12

    Very professional, courteous and quick to respond. I needed some counsel over a weekend and he even returned my call on a Saturday evening! Great representation- very mot... Read more

    Very professional, courteous and quick to respond. I needed some counsel over a weekend and he even returned my call on a Saturday evening! Great representation- very motivated to protect client's rights! I highly recommend his services. One of the very best in the area.

    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0

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  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 08/29/11

    So many thanks to you. My case was handled professionally, respectfully, and thoughtfully. I am very pleased with what with the end results and it even exceeded my own ex... Read more

    So many thanks to you. My case was handled professionally, respectfully, and thoughtfully. I am very pleased with what with the end results and it even exceeded my own expectations .... I would definitely retain your services again (hopefully I will not). In the event I do need council again, YOU will be my first call!!

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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 08/27/11

    Mr. Tourkow is very experienced and knowledgeable. He was realistic, tenatious, and very hard working. He was very accessible when you needed him. I highly recommend hi... Read more

    Mr. Tourkow is very experienced and knowledgeable. He was realistic, tenatious, and very hard working. He was very accessible when you needed him. I highly recommend him.

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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 08/17/11

    I used Josh Tourkow as my attorney for a major custody case (which we won). I would highly recommend him. In the court room he was professionally presentable, well prepar... Read more

    I used Josh Tourkow as my attorney for a major custody case (which we won). I would highly recommend him. In the court room he was professionally presentable, well prepared, and knew the case inside and out. I am so happy I hired Josh to represent me. I am so thankful I found Mr. Turk when I did!

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      5.0/5.0
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  • 4.3/5.0 submitted on 06/27/11

    When I needed a Divorce lawyer Joshua Tourkow had the experience I was looking for and was quick to respond. He took the time to listen and understand my issues,he handle... Read more

    When I needed a Divorce lawyer Joshua Tourkow had the experience I was looking for and was quick to respond. He took the time to listen and understand my issues,he handled my case outstandingly and I would highly recommend him to anyone going through a divorce.

    • Communication

      4.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      4.0/5.0
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  • 2.8/5.0 submitted on 09/14/10

    Did not recommend some critical(in my opinion)actions; like having the house appraised. Read more

    Did not recommend some critical(in my opinion)actions; like having the house appraised.

    • Communication

      4.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      4.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      2.0/5.0
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      1.0/5.0

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  • 1.0/5.0 submitted on 07/30/11

    Where do I begin? He's lazy, never returns calls, and charges for his time for things done by his paralegal, Barb. And--I kid you not--he has a seriously bad stutte... Read more

    Where do I begin? He's lazy, never returns calls, and charges for his time for things done by his paralegal, Barb. And--I kid you not--he has a seriously bad stuttering problem.

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      1.0/5.0
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Peer Reviews

  • 4.2/5.0 14 reviews
  • BV Distinguished
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.3/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.1/5.0
  • Communication

    3.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.6/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 05/23/14 in Divorce

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 08/10/12 in Divorce

    Joshua is an outstanding lawyer and a very fine person. He has given much to the practice of law by honorable lawyering - and was the Chairman of the Indiana Family Law... Read more

    Joshua is an outstanding lawyer and a very fine person. He has given much to the practice of law by honorable lawyering - and was the Chairman of the Indiana Family Law Section as well as the Chairman of the Allen County, Indiana Family Law Section. He is a prepared and worthy advocate for his clients.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 07/27/12 in Family Law

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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  • 4.8/5.0 by a Partner on 05/23/14 in Divorce

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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      4.0/5.0
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  • 4.6/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 07/25/12 in Family Law

    josh is a fine lawyer with great experience. I work fine with him though he tends to be overly confrontational and argumentative in hearings.(just his style) Read more

    josh is a fine lawyer with great experience. I work fine with him though he tends to be overly confrontational and argumentative in hearings.(just his style)

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
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  • 4.6/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 07/25/12 in Family Law

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
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      4.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 4.4/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 08/30/12 in Family Law

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
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      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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      4.0/5.0
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  • 4.4/5.0 by a Government Counsel on 08/29/12 in Family Law

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
    • Communication

      4.0/5.0
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  • 4.4/5.0 by a Partner on 07/25/12 in Family Law

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
    • Communication

      4.0/5.0
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  • 3.6/5.0 by a Partner on 08/30/12 in General Practice

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      3.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
    • Communication

      3.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.0/5.0

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