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Coaching To Help Meet Professional Goals

By Mark Hershman, Hershman Associates You’re an expert in the legal arena. You live and breathe assisting individuals in this litigious society … or so you thought. It doesn’t take long in your field to realize all those various law … Continue reading

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The “In Case You Missed It” CLE Recap: Navigating Electronic Medical Records

By Debi Binkley, Bose McKinney & Evans LLP On February 27, 2013, Ms. Carolyn Murry, MBA, RHIT of Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis presented an engaging and informative seminar on the highly evolving and developing topic of Navigating Electronic Medical … Continue reading

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IndyBar Unveils Attorney Apprentice Program

A common concern is routinely heard in the bar, from recently graduated law students and seasoned practitioners alike: “They don’t teach you how to actually be a lawyer in law school.” While law schools increasingly focus their efforts on addressing … Continue reading

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In His Shoes: Beginning the Bar Leader Series Journey

Throughout the 2012-2013 Bar Leader Series, we’ll follow the experience of Series member Kevin Morrissey, Lewis & Kappes PC. This September, 25 young lawyers from Indianapolis retreated to the Waycross Camp in Morgantown, Indiana, to kick off the 2012-2013 iteration … Continue reading

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Take the ‘Work’ out of Networking with the Indy Attorneys Network

By Liz Shuster and Chuck Schmal, Woodard Emhardt Moriarty & McNett & Henry LLP Like most attorneys, we always enjoy meeting lawyers from other practice areas and interests, but while it is easy to say “go network,” we found it … Continue reading

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IndyBar Election Season Round-Up

News and commentary on the upcoming election are nearly impossible to escape at this point. Take a break from the non-stop back and forth political banter with several upcoming election-related non-partisan events and programs.

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Voter Education: Do you know your judges?

A recent survey unveiled that two-thirds of Americans can’t name one United States Supreme Court Justice. Imagine the results of the survey if that question were taken down to a local level. How many Hoosiers could name a state Supreme … Continue reading

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IndyBar Law Student Division Seeking Executive Board Members

The nomination period for the 2012-2013 the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Law Student Division Executive Board has begun. There are a total of eight At-Large positions available. This is a unique and exciting opportunity to be involved with the planning and … Continue reading

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IndyBar Board of Directors Approves Resolutions Related to Judicial Reform

The Indianapolis Bar Association Board of Directors approved two resolutions related to the judicial system in Indiana at its July meeting on Friday, July 13. The first resolution amended the purpose of the IndyBar’s Attorneys for an Impartial Bench (AIB) … Continue reading

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New Law Changes Child Support Age: Are You Prepared?

  By Eric N. Engebretson, Whitham Hebenstreit & Zubek LLP Effective July 1, 2012, the law regarding a parent’s duty to support a child changed dramatically.  Absent certain circumstances, previously a parent was obligated to pay child support until a … Continue reading

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