Family Law Section

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.

October 8, 2014
In Memoriam: Charles P. Gaddy

Charles P. Gaddy passed away on Saturday, October 4. A memorial service will be held Thursday, October 9 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Speedway Legacy Inn.

October 7, 2014
Same-Sex Marriage Cases Summary: Recent U.S. Supreme Court and Seventh Circuit Actions

On Oct. 6, the U.S. Supreme Court denied the petition for writ of certiorari for the consolidated same-sex marriage cases from Indiana. On Oct. 7, the Seventh Circuit issued the mandate of its order. Read this post for a recap of the latest news by Richar

September 29, 2014
Indiana General Assembly Releases Enrolled Act Summary

Richard A. Mann submitted a digest of the Family Law Legislation passed in the 2013-2014 General Assembly. Check out the digest in this post.

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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