Family Law Section

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.

October 21, 2014
Changes Coming to Indiana Child Support Guidelines?

The Domestic Relations Committee of the Indiana Judicial Center is nearing completion of its review of the Indiana Child Support Guidelines. Check out this post by John Owens to read about what changes may be coming and why.

October 16, 2014
Indiana Court of Appeals Remands Case and Sets Stage for First Same-Sex Divorce

On Oct. 14 the Indiana Court of Appeals remanded Bruner v. Ross to Marion Superior Court for further proceedings. Check out this post for more about the case, which may lead to the first same-sex divorce in Indiana.

October 15, 2014
Marion Co. Clerk's Office Same-Sex Marriage FAQ

Check out this post for helpful information regarding same-sex marriage questions and answers from the Marion County Clerk's Office.

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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