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R-E-C-Y-C-L-E, Find Out What it Means to Me: Make Recycling the Theme Song of Your Office

For the third year, IndyBar’s Go Green committee is hosting the Green Legal Initiative to encourage law firms to commit to greener practices. We will be publishing tips and tricks throughout the next couple months that can help accomplish this … Continue reading

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Get On Board: Straight Talk Straight from the Top

Members of the current IndyBar Board of Directors discuss their roles, responsibilities and also offer advice to those considering serving on the board in 2015. Today’s edition features Magistrate Jason Reyome of Marion Superior Court and Thomas Barnard of Taft … 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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Law Student Scholarship Available from IndyBar Government Practice Section

The Indianapolis Bar Association Government Practice Section is pleased to announce the availability of an annual scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to be awarded to a second or third year law student with an interest in government practice. To … Continue reading

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A Decade of Decadence: Evening Under the Stars Through the Years

People return year after year for Evening Under the Stars,  the Indianapolis Bar Foundation (IBF)’s hallmark fundraising effort. The event, which takes place this year on October 10, consists of an elegant dinner, silent and live auctions and, of course, … 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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IndyBar to Host Criminal Justice Complex Forum

IndyBar members are invited to attend an upcoming open forum on plans for the city’s proposed consolidated criminal justice complex. The forum will take place Monday, Aug. 18 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the IndyBar Education Center. It is … Continue reading

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IndyBar Member Headlines: Thursday, August 14

Share your news with the IndyBar by contacting Mary Kay Price, Director of Marketing & Communications, at mprice@indybar.org. Hollingsworth & Zivitz PC was named the Best Place to Work in Indiana for the third year in a row by the … Continue reading

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Legal Lifestyle: Staying Healthy with a Stressful Schedule

Legal professionals often have demanding, intense schedules, which makes maintaining a healthy lifestyle and fitting in proper diet and exercise a unique challenge. Richard Kammen, a criminal defense lawyer at Kammen & Moudy and IndyBar member of 33 years, recently … Continue reading

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17 Pictures That Will Make You Wish You Weren’t At Your Desk Right Now

Summertime with the IndyBar means stepping outside the office. Want to see where our members have been lately? Check out the photos below and be sure to join us for our upcoming events. 1. Need we say more? 2. Because … Continue reading

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