Family Law Section

February 12, 2016
Bill Watch, Feb. 12, 2016: Current Family Law Legislation of Note

The IndyBar Legislative Committee is currently monitoring the following family law related legislation.

February 8, 2016
Bill Watch, Feb. 8, 2016: Current Family Law Legislation of Note

The IndyBar Legislative Committee is currently monitoring the following family law related legislation.

February 1, 2016
Bill Watch, Feb. 1, 2016: Current Family Law Legislation of Note

The IndyBar Legislative Committee is currently monitoring the following family law related legislation.

January 28, 2016
Court Rules Pension Survivor Benefits are Marital Assets

The Indiana Court of Appeals in In Re The Marriage of Carr ruled that the survivor benefit that may go to a spouse in a dissolution of marriage is an asset for the purposes of property division and must be included in the marital pot.

January 25, 2016
Bill Watch, Jan. 25, 2016: Current Family Law Legislation of Note

The IndyBar Legislative Committee is currently monitoring the following family law related legislation.

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Mission

The purpose of the Family Law section is to promote the objectives of the Association within the field of family law. To fulfill its purpose, the section, among other activities, shall act as liaison between its members, the judiciary and the Association; study and report upon proposed, necessary and desirable legislation; encourage members of the Association interested in family law issues to meet and confer through this section; promote the legal education of members of the Bar and the public concerning family law issues through the sponsoring of CLE and other seminars, meetings, and by preparing and publishing legal writings in the field of family law.
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Michael Commons

A Message from the Section Chair


“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Family Law section. As the 2016 chair of the section, I encourage you to get involved with the section, whether that means attending our educational programming, networking with colleagues at a social event or volunteering for service on the section's executive committee.”

Michael Commons - 2016 Family Law Section Chair - Indiana Supreme Court

SECTION RESOURCES
IndyBar Family Law Resource Guide
A convenient listing of a variety of organizations, agencies and businesses that may assist you in your family law practice. Accessible by IndyBar members only.