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Getting Along Is Not Wrong: Law and the Golden Rule

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 Names Dickson and Kappes Recipients of 2014 Professionalism Awards

The IndyBar Professionalism Committee has named Chief Justice Brent Dickson of the Indiana Supreme Court the 2014 recipient of the Silver Gavel Award, while Philip “Skip” Kappes of Lewis & Kappes has been awarded the bar’s Professionalism Award.   Dickson … Continue reading

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The Appellate Courts Demystified: New Pause for Professionalism Video Available

By the IndyBar Professionalism Committee For some trial attorneys, the courtroom becomes like a second home. They can come to feel like they spend more time there than with their families or friends. However, those same attorneys can feel the … Continue reading

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Do You Know the Five Rules of Civility?

“A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds.” – St. Basil How do you want to be remembered when you retire from the practice of law? Or, if you have already retired, how do you hope … Continue reading

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