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Bill Watch Report for Feb. 27 Now Available

The practice-area specific Bill Watch reports for Feb. 27 are now available. The reports highlight the pending bills of particular concern to different sections within the bar. See below for this week’s posts, and click here to access the full … Continue reading

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Trimble: It’s Still The Right Thing To Do…Try It!

By John C. Trimble, Lewis Wagner LLP In 1979, when I joined the Indianapolis Bar Association as a law student, my mentor, Robert F. Wagner, told me that it was my duty as a lawyer to join the bar. In … Continue reading

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miniBar Talk: This Week’s Top Post!

Solo/Small Firm Attorneys Have the Opportunity for Big Impact By D. Elizabeth Cox, Cox & Koons Just because you are not a member of a “big” firm does not mean that you can’t be an active leader in your community. Three … Continue reading

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Measure to Alter Selection of Judges Fails in Committee

On Wednesday, Feb. 18, Indianapolis Bar Association President John C. Trimble spoke before the Indiana Senate Judiciary Committee in opposition to Senate Joint Resolution 15, a bill which would have altered the selection process for appellate and Supreme Court judges. The … Continue reading

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IndyBar Member Headlines: Thursday, February 26

Share your news with the IndyBar by contacting Mary Kay Price, Director of Marketing & Communications, at mprice@indybar.org. Brett J. Ashton is now a partner at Krieg DeVault LLP. Russell L. Brown is now partner of Clark Quinn Moses Scott … Continue reading

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Give Your Career a Lift with The Bar Boost Series

There are many things law school can teach you. For everything else, there’s The Bar Boost Series. This year, the IndyBar’s Law School Outreach Subcommittee is rolling out this brand new series, which features a set of programs designed to … Continue reading

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On Tap at the IndyBar: Feb. 23 – March 1

Everybody loves a local bar, so check out what yours is serving up this week with upcoming IndyBar events and happenings below! On the Docket Title 9 Update: A Review of the New Specialized Driving Privileges and Other Traffic Law … Continue reading

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Bill Watch Report for Feb. 20 Now Available

The practice-area specific Bill Watch reports for Feb. 20 are now available. The reports highlight the pending bills of particular concern to different sections within the bar. See below for this week’s posts, and click here to access the full … Continue reading

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Bar Talk February: 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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Homeless Project enables attorneys to offer advice and guidance to shelter residents

This article was published in The Indiana Lawyer on February 11, 2015. To view the original publication, click here.  By Marilyn Odendahl, The Indiana Lawyer Edna went into the makeshift office and asked for a will, a living will and … Continue reading

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