BLOG

Category Archives: IndyBar News

News from the IndyBar

IndyBar President’s Message: All I Really Need to Know About Being a Lawyer, I Learned in Kindergarten

By Kerry Hyatt Blomquist, Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence & 2013 IndyBar President Okay, that is a bit sweeping, I admit, and before I rain on our academic colleagues’ summer parade and disenfranchise an entire generation of young lawyers out … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News | Leave a comment

Celebrating the Journey: Reflections on the Bar Leader Series Experience

By Kevin Morrissey, Lewis & Kappes PC Applications are now being accepted for the next Bar Leader Series Class! Click here for details. On May 22, 2013, the 25 members of the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Bar Leader Series (BLS) Class … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News | Leave a comment

Interrogatories: Candid Q&A with Marcia Oddi

By Tyler D. Helmond, Voyles Zahn & Paul Marcia J. Oddi Editor, The Indiana Law Blog She is a graduate of Indiana University and the Indiana University McKinney School of Law. She served as Revisor of Statutes, Director of the … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News | Leave a comment

Interrogatories: Candid Q&A with Benjamin Keele

By Tyler D. Helmond, Voyles Zahn & Paul Benjamin Keele, Research and Instruction Librarian, Indiana University McKinney School of Law He is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, and Indiana University School of … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News, Member News | Leave a comment

IndyBar President’s Message: Let’s Take Care of the Lawyers

By Kerry Hyatt Blomquist, Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence & 2013 IndyBar President A dear non-lawyer friend of mine recently gave me a joke book about lawyers. If you’re like me you have received such a gift before and you … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News | Leave a comment

IndyBar Launches Online CLE

In an age where nearly every task can be completed on the Web, it’s no surprise that online education is gaining in popularity for busy professionals across the globe. Recognizing the need to provide quality legal education in the online … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News | Leave a comment

IndyBar President’s Message: Online and Your Time

By Kerry Hyatt Blomquist, Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence & 2013 IndyBar President Last night after work, I learned a lot about the art and science behind truly effective direct and cross-examination from colleagues Phil Isenbarger and John Kautzman, IndyBar … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News | Leave a comment

Bar Leader Series Service Projects Impact Local Community

By Kevin Morrissey, Lewis & Kappes PC As part of the leadership development curriculum of the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Bar Leader Series, the 25 members of Bar Leader Series Class X (BLS X) have been charged with creating, developing and … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News | Leave a comment

IndyBar President’s Message: Meaningful, Relevant and Fun, Oh My!

By Kerry Hyatt Blomquist, 2013 Indianapolis Bar Association President Flashback: As a young mom living in Boulder, Colo., at the foot of the Flatirons, I would spend every day, all day, with my toddler Mike while his dad worked at … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News | Leave a comment

Volunteer to Take a Family Law or Minor Guardianship Pro Bono Case

The day has arrived when local legal service providers and the bar are coordinating efforts to provide pro bono help in family law cases, and we’re ready for your help. The Supreme Court’s appointed Heartland Pro Bono Council, the Indianapolis … Continue reading

Share
Posted in IndyBar News, Volunteer/Pro Bono Opportunity | Leave a comment