Portland A. Schnitzius

Attorney Portland Schnitzius is the founder and principal attorney of Schnitzius Family Law, LLC. She devotes her practice exclusively to family law. She is a compassionate counselor who provides her clients with the legal support and guidance they need to successfully resolve their family law disputes.

Practice Areas

Indianapolis family law attorney Portland Schnitzius represents clients in a wide variety of family law matters, including:

  • Divorce
  • Child support
  • Child custody
  • Parenting plans
  • Adoptions
  • Elder mediation
  • Modifications
  • Guardian ad Litem services

As an experienced family lawyer, Portland Schnitzius has the knowledge and skill to provide the legal advice you need to favorably resolve your case.


Portland Schnitzius is a graduate of the Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis. She was admitted to the Indiana Bar in 1993 and is an active member of the legal community. She is an Indiana Supreme Court registered domestic mediator and trained parenting coordinator. She enjoys volunteering as a Guardian ad Litem with Kids’ Voice of Indiana and with the Dayton Mediation Center as a transformative mediation apprentice.

Professional memberships include:

  • Hamilton County Bar Association
  • Association for Conflict Resolution
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
  • Indiana Association of Mediators, secretary

In addition to her role as an attorney, she is also wife to Todd Schnitzius, and mother to 7 children.


As an experienced Indianapolis family lawyer, Portland Schnitzius knows that every client, case, and family is unique. That is why she provides each client with personalized legal advice that is tailored to their individual needs. She works closely with her clients to understand every detail or their case, providing valuable insight and legal counsel. She will carefully discuss your goals, explain your options for achieving them, and thoroughly answer any questions you may have.

At Schnitzius Family Law, we know that family law matters can have long-lasting affects on you and your children. That is why we are dedicated to providing affordable, effective solutions for our clients. Together, we will protect your rights and achieve the best arrangement possible for your family.

Contact Us

Attorney Portland Schnitzius is an experienced family lawyer who is prepared to provide the high-quality legal counsel you need to favorably resolve your family law matter. She is a compassionate attorney who will go the extra mile to ensure you and your children are protected. Contact our Indianapolis office today to schedule a consultation with experienced Shelby county family law attorney Portland Schnitzius.