Our Services . . .

We concentrate in the fields of:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Guardianships
  • Medicaid
  • Immigration

Medicaid is an ever-changing program, with the frequent application of new regulations and new interpretations of existing regulations. Changes to existing regulations may occur without notice. If you have any questions, please contact us.

  • Paralegal
  • Receptionist
  • Probate Assistant

Susan Smith considers Fayetteville, Arkansas her hometown. She graduated from Fayetteville High School and attended the University of Arkansas. She has more than 18 years experience as a legal assistant. Susan joined Ardeth Wilson in 1999. She works primarily with Medicaid and is the friendly person to help you cope with Medicaid.

Susan is married to Brad Smith. They have two daughters.


Donna Meiser is an Indiana native. Donna is married and the mother of three children. She holds an Associate Degree in Management Foundations, and a Bachelors Degree in Organizational Leadership, through Anderson University. Donna has served as a general legal assistant at Wilson Law since March 2009.


Brandon Austin was born and raised in Anderson, Indiana. He graduated from Liberty Christian School in 2011. Brandon is attending Ivy Tech Community College working towards an Associate's Degree in Paralegal Studies. He was on the Dean's List in 2011. He worked at United Faith Housing Harter House for six years before leaving to work at Wilson Law Office in May of 2012.


Attorneys at Law

Ardeth L. Wilson


Ardeth L. Wilson grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio. She graduated from Hanover College in 1956. She was a summa cum laude graduate of the Indiana University School of Law-Indianapolis in 1982. She clerked for the Indiana Court of Appeals, and then served as a staff attorney for UAW Legal Services in Anderson, Indiana from 1983-1997. At that point, she started her private practice, geared toward helping people. She is a member of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys, the Madison County Bar Association, the Indiana State Bar Association, and is active in the Probate, Trust, and Real Property Section, of which she served as chairperson in 2000.

Ardeth is married to David E. Wilson, with three children and eight grandchildren.

David P. Wilson


David P. Wilson was born in Indianapolis, Indiana. He graduated from Hobe Sound Bible College in 1979, and served for 17 years as a missionary in Bolivia and Argentina, South America, and Alaska, working as a pastor and university professor. He then served as an office manager for seven years in Indiana and New York. He graduated from the Indiana University School of Law-Indianapolis in 2009, and began practicing with Ardeth in this office. He is a member of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys, the Madison County Bar Association, and the Indiana State Bar Association. David is fluent in Spanish and translates for the local court system. David also practices in the area of Immigration, focusing on the needs and rights of aliens.

David is married to Barbara R. Wilson, and they have three children.