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IndyBar Members Show the Spirit of Giving Year-Round

Be it spring, summer, fall or winter, IndyBar members have been hands-on from the start this year. Several IndyBar sections and divisions as well as Indianapolis Bar Foundation Fellows organized community service events that served in a variety of ways … Continue reading

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Duncan: Thinking about Year-End Giving? Make a True Impact with the Indianapolis Bar Foundation

By Dave Duncan, Bose McKinney & Evans LLP The final months of 2014 are now upon us and with the year-end quickly closing in, many of you are considering your giving options. I’ll happily take this opportunity to share my … 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 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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2015 Pro Bono Clerkship in Consumer Law Available

Heartland Pro Bono Council is currently seeking candidates for a 2015 Pro Bono Clerkship in Consumer Law. This one-year unpaid clerkship starts in Jan. 2015 and is open to any attorney licensed to practice in Indiana. Priority will be given … Continue reading

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Upcoming Pro Bono Trainings

Interested in getting involved in local pro bono programs? Upcoming trainings offered by both the Indianapolis Bar Foundation and the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic combine training to prepare you to serve with low cost—or free—continuing legal education credits. Indianapolis Bar … Continue reading

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ADR Section Hosts Successful Annual Mediation Day

On Friday, Sept. 26, the IndyBar Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Section hosted its annual Mediation Day, which was coordinated by ADR Section Chair Phyllis Armstrong of The Mediation Group. The event had a new host this year, with Barnes & … Continue reading

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Fellows Demonstrate Community Commitment at Service Events

By Carolyn Clay Hall, Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP The Indianapolis Bar Foundation (IBF), the charitable arm of the Indianapolis Bar Association, chooses a new class of Distinguished Fellows each year. Fellows commit to contributing financially to the IBF, but there … Continue reading

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Pro Bono in the Fast Lane!

In the mood for meaningful pro bono service without the long-term commitment? Check out two one-day-only pro bono opportunities coming up soon with the IndyBar! Mediation Day: Sept. 26 The IndyBar ADR Section Executive Committee is pleased to announce that … Continue reading

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IndyBar Members Try Their Hand at Urban Farming

Volunteers from IndyBar took to the land on Sunday, July 27 and got their hands dirty with Growing Places Indy, a local non-profit that focuses on cultivating wellness through urban agriculture. Growing Places Indy works with a strong local food … Continue reading

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