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miniBar Talk: This Week’s Top Post!

Using Graphics in Litigation Settings By Timothy F. Devereux, Ladendorf Law Any litigator in today’s legal environment needs to understand the importance of initially engaging and then keeping the attention of a jury or a judge. We attorneys are faced … Continue reading

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Abrams: Leaders and Volunteers Recognized at Annual Luncheon

By Jeffrey A. Abrams, Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP If you did not attend the IndyBar Recognition Luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 13, you really missed out. We were able to recognize a select group of stellar performers to our … Continue reading

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Event Connects Pro Bono Providers and Social Service Agencies

Among community-focused organizations in Indianapolis, the mission is often the same—assisting neighbors in need. But what happens when a question or situation arises that is outside of the scope or expertise of an agency or organization? “Legal Connect,” an open … Continue reading

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IndyBar Member Headlines: Thursday, November 20

Share your news with the IndyBar by contacting Mary Kay Price, Director of Marketing & Communications, at mprice@indybar.org. Heather L. Wilson of Frost Brown Todd LLC has received the Indiana Chamber of Commerce 2014 Volunteer of the Year award. Brenda … Continue reading

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Getting Along is Not Wrong: Role Models from the Bench and Bar

Civility. Courtesy. Respect. Professionalism. These are words that should be synonymous with “Advocate” but in a world of high stakes, strong opinions, and a general, societal decline in basic manners, how can attorneys fight the good fight while living up … Continue reading

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IndyBar Hosts Largest Pro Bono Event in its History

By The Hon. Mark D. Stoner, Marion Superior Court; 2014 IndyBar Pro Bono Standing Committee Chair I had an opportunity to witness history the other day. The morning of Oct. 14 started ominously enough, with dark thunderclouds surrounding the city. … Continue reading

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IndyBar Presents: “A DeCLEmber to Remember” Legal Ethics Webinar Series

This December, IndyBar is partnering with Lawpsided Webinar to bring members a month of online CLE seminars with ethics credit. Comedian Sean Carter will present five webinars in December, and registrants will get CLEs with a dose of humor. IndyBar … Continue reading

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Getting Along is Not Wrong: Get to Know the Court Staff and the Clerk’s Office

Civility. Courtesy. Respect. Professionalism. These are words that should be synonymous with “Advocate,” but in a world of high stakes, strong opinions, and a general societal decline in basic manners, how can attorneys fight the good fight while living up … Continue reading

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Bar Talk November: Legal News You Need to Know

The latest legal scoop to keep you in the loop: Here are the top five stories from the IndyBar this month. Please note: IndyBar news and updates are provided as a member benefit. You may be prompted to log-in to … Continue reading

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CLE Spotlight: November Edition

Before you feast on Thanksgiving fare, gorge yourself on these select CLE offerings! Each featured event will take place the week before the Thanksgiving holidays. Get ready to clear your plate and get some credit with our three-course menu (with … Continue reading

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