Statement as issued Tuesday:
FORT WAYNE (May 1, 2012) — Leaders at Faegre Baker Daniels LLP are eager for the resolution of two cases involving shootings and firm lawyers.
This morning, gunshots were fired through a window at the home of Jeffrey A. Goeglein, an associate in the firm's Fort Wayne office. Fortunately, neither Jeff nor his family was injured in the incident. On the morning of March 27, David J. Kuker, a partner at the firm, was shot by an intruder at his home.
"After two incidents, we are extremely concerned with these developments and the safety and security of our professionals and staff. We are implementing further security measures to provide added protection for our people," said Andrew Humphrey, managing partner at Faegre Baker Daniels. "We are committed to supporting the investigation, and strongly encourage anyone who may have information about either incident to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department."
Crime Stoppers previously announced that it is offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest in the first shooting. Anyone with information on either shooting is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867.
Goeglein, who joined Faegre Baker Daniels in 2004, practices in corporate law at the firm. He is a member of the Allen County Bar Association, Indiana State Bar Association and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Goeglein graduated from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law in Bloomington after earning bachelor's and master's degree from IU.
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