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Personal Attention In A Modern World Hundreds of Millions Won For Our Clients

We are backed by 150+ years of collective legal experience. We pride ourselves on offering personalized attention. You will work one-on-one with the attorneys on your case.

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  • Very professional, honest, upfront all throughout the case.

    “We had Nick Deets representing our case. We can’t say enough good things about him! He was very professional, honest, upfront all throughout the case, and very diligent. We were very happy with the ...”

    - John H.
  • The firm's personnel & Nick are prompt with urgent matters & conduct business in an honest way.

    “Nick Deets is an Indiana Super Lawyer for a reason... Nick is a great family friend but when dealing with legal matters you still want to get the maximum outcome, regardless of personal relationships ...”

    - Nicholas V.
  • We wanted to say thanks to Nick and the staff of Hovde Dassow + Deets for the excellent work you did as our attorney.

    “You were always there for us, we really appreciate your professionalism, passion and dedication and were very pleased with the mediation and the settlement.”

    - Dennis F.
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Indianapolis Lawyers

Trusted Advocacy from Leading Indiana Injury Firm

Our firm has helped injury victims for over 150 years. If you have been seriously injured or have lost a loved one in a fatal accident, we are here to help you secure the full and fair compensation you deserve.

From start to finish, we work closely with our clients to advocate for their rights and best interests. Let us focus on the details so you can focus on your recovery or grieving for a lost loved one.

Call (317) 576-3241 today to schedule a free consultation with one of our Indianapolis personal injury attorneys.

Work With The Best

Our firm is top-rated for its careful analysis of claims and meticulous case preparation. We are ranked as one of seven Tier 1 law firms in Indiana for medical malpractice law — plaintiffs by U.S. News and World Report.

Hundreds of Millions Recovered

On Behalf of Our Client's

Our Results Speak For Themselves

  • Multi-Billion Dollar Verdict - Johnson & Johnson $4,690,000,000

    Rob Dassow is proud to have been part of the trial team responsible for securing a $4.69 billion verdict against Johnson & Johnson in St. Louis on behalf of 25 women who developed ovarian cancer after daily use of Johnson’s Baby Powder.

  • $42 Million Dollar Settlement for Families of Two People Killed in Trucking Accident $42,000,000

    In January, 2020, Rob Dassow received a phone call from a former client seeking help for a family concerning a potential lawsuit against a national trucking company for the wrongful death of two family members in New Mexico.

  • Quadriplegic - Diving Accident $11,600,000

    Rob Dassow received a verdict of $11,600,000 in Gulf Shores, Alabama on behalf of our 24 year old client who was rendered a quadriplegic after diving into shallow water while on vacation with a group of friends.

Award-Winning Trial Attorneys

We Will Advocate On Your Behalf
  • Frederick (Rick) R. Hovde Photo
  • Robert T. Dassow Photo
  • Nicholas C. Deets Photo
  • F.  Boyd Hovde Photo
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  • Frederick (Rick) R. Hovde Photo
    Frederick (Rick) R. Hovde


    Frederick R. (Rick) Hovde is a founder of Hovde Dassow and Deets LLC and focuses his practice on the areas of medical ...
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    Robert T. Dassow


    Robert T. Dassow was born in Sheboygan Wisconsin on January 4, 1965. He was admitted to the Indiana Bar in 1990. He is a ...
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    Nicholas C. Deets


    Nick Deets has been a partner with Hovde Dassow + Deets in Indianapolis since 2001. His primary areas of practice are personal injury, medical malpractice, product liability and wrongful death. He has tried more than 80 jury trials to verdict.
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    F. Boyd Hovde


    F. Boyd Hovde was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on August 7, 1934. He was admitted to the Indiana bar in 1959 and in 1977 ...
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    Tyler Zipes
    Areas Of Practice Personal Injury Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Mass Tort Bar Admissions Indiana, 2018 U.S. District ...

Have Access to an Experienced Attorney at All Times

While some other personal injury law firms may pass your case to an associate or paralegal, we believe that your attorney should always be working closely on your case. We know that for you, the stakes could not be higher, which is why you receive one-on-one support from one of our acclaimed lawyers throughout your case. We take every injury claim seriously and dedicate our full time and attention to getting the results you need.

Meet Our Attorneys

Our lawyers are recognized across Indiana for their integrity, experience, and success in personal injury and medical malpractice law. We have been recognized as a Tier 1 firm in the area of plaintiffs personal injury litigation by Best Law Firms in America, and all of our attorneys have been selected for inclusion as Indiana Super Lawyers. Learn more about the experience and background of our legal team.

  • Car Accidents
    Car Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
    Truck Accidents
  • Product Liability
    Product Liability
  • Dangerous Drugs
    Dangerous Drugs
  • Defective Medical Devices
    Defective Medical Devices
  • Medical Malpractice
    Medical Malpractice

No Case Is Too Difficult For Hovde Dassow + Deets

From catastrophic auto accidents to medical malpractice, we have the experience and the insight to secure results for any injury case — no matter how complex. If you have been injured or have lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligent or reckless actions, we are standing by to help.

There is no risk to get started, call our Indianapolis office at (317) 576-3241 or reach out online to schedule your free initial consultation.

About Indianapolis

Indianapolis is the capital of the state of Indiana, with a population of 869,387. It’s central location in the United States has made Indianapolis a hub of trade and transportation. The city’s commerce is further strengthened by the manufacturing and technology industry. Those looking for recreation and cultural uplift will have no trouble finding it. The Monument Circle honors fallen soldiers. The Museum of Art has over 54,000 pieces of art from around the world. The Motor Speedway Museum houses the history of auto racing–something that becomes a national focal point every Memorial Day weekend with the running of the Indianapolis 500. The city’s passion for sports has led to our hosting of Super Bowls, Final Fours, and other major events.

Offering Personalized Attention In a Modern World

Let our team help get you the maximum compensation you deserve.

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Aggressive, Experienced, and Compassionate Counsel
  • Track Record Of Success
  • Hundreds of Millions Recovered For Our Clients
  • 150+ Years of Collective Legal Experience
  • Personalized Attention & Carefully Curated Legal Plans

Personalized Attention In A Modern World

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