Family Law Section

November 21, 2014
Rules for Parties and Witnesses

This post contributed by Richard A. Mann provides advice to witnesses and also outlines rules, procedures and etiquette for courtroom behavior.

November 21, 2014
Marion Circuit Court, Paternity Division Juvenile Magistrate Posting

Marion Circuit Court, Paternity Division is accepting resumes for a full-time Juvenile Magistrate. This position will be assigned to the Paternity Division for five days per week. See this post for more details.

November 4, 2014
Do Not Waive Your Client's Petition for Post-Secondary Education Expenses

This post by Richard Mann looks at an issue in Neal v. Austin on post-secondary education expenses.

October 30, 2014
Same-Sex Married Couples: Legal Protections You Need to Know

Now that same-sex couples can legally marry in Indiana, there are a number of other protections same-sex married couples need to consider. This post by Richard A. Mann outlines each of them and provides insight into the recent legislation changes.

October 23, 2014
Upcoming ABA Webinar Features IndyBar Member

On Wednesday, Nov. 19, Family Law Section member Melanie Reichert will be a panelist in "Dividing Digital Assets in Divorce", a webinar presented by the ABA.

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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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A Message from the Section Chair

“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Family Law section. As the 2014 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.”

Richard A. Mann - 2014 Family Law Section Chair - Richard A. Mann PC