FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Attorney Jason C. Custer has been named a Magistrate in the Allen Superior Court Misdemeanor and Traffic Division, succeeding Robert Ross.
Custer, 44, is currently a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office, where he has served since 2005. He also served as a Deputy Prosecutor from 1997-2000. From 2000-2005, Custer served as Senior Associate with the law firm of Hunt Suedhoff Kalamaros.
He is a 1994 graduate of Indiana University and a 1997 graduate of the Valparaiso School of Law. Custer was admitted to the Indiana Bar in November 1997. Additionally, Custer has served as Judge pro tem in both the Misdemeanor and Traffic and Small Claims divisions.
“Jason Custer has experience in every aspect of Courtroom work,” said Judge Frances C. Gull, Administrative Judge of the Allen Superior Court Criminal Division. “He is in a unique position to understand every element of the delivery of Justice. His versatility and breadth of knowledge will be a tremendous asset to Allen Superior Court and to the community we serve.”
Custer succeeds Robert Ross, who is retiring effective Feb. 29.