Hugo has practiced law in Northern Indiana for over 40 years. From 1974-1981, Hugo was a full-time Professor at the Valparaiso University School of Law.
His litigation experience includes the areas of Person Injury, Medical Malpractice, Real Estate Law, Corporate Law, Estate Planning, Probate and Banking Law. Hugo has represented clients in numerous Courts throughout Indiana. He has practiced in the Federal Courts of Indiana, Minnesota and Illinois, as well as appearing in cases before the Indiana Court of Appeals, Indiana Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.
Northwest Indiana has served as Tyler's home his whole life, with his family deeply ingrained in the roofing industry of the region. Prior to becoming an attorney, Tyler attended Valparaiso University for his undergraduate education. He continued at Valpo and graduated from the Valparaiso University School of Law. While in law school, Tyler clerked for Martz & Lucas, LLC, the Lake County Public Defender's office, and the Porter County Prosecutor's office. He now focuses his practice in the areas of Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Construction Litigation and Commercial Litigation. Besides cheering for his beloved Crusaders, Tyler is on the Porter County Purdue Extension Board and spends time volunteering for the Porter County Agricultural Society and Porter County 4-H.
Prior to moving back to Indiana, Andrew worked as a television news reporter in Omaha, Nebraska and New Orleans, Louisiana.. Andrew covered public corruption investigations, hurricanes, and a Super Bowl. Andrew's extensive news coverage of the legal system led him back to law school. His family roots in Northwest Indiana brought him back to Valparaiso where he attended Valparaiso School of Law.
Andrew has worked with Hugo Martz since his days as a law clerk. Andrew focuses on Personal Injury Law, Estate Planning, and Probate.