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Monthly Archives: August 2012

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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Defining Professionalism, or the “Case of the Incredible Shrinking Crack”

Professionalism is a very difficult word to define with any precision. Sometimes professionalism is found in the things we do. For example, treating an opposing counsel and his/her clients as people rather than enemies. Or being kind to support staff … Continue reading

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President’s Message: Diversity Efforts Can’t End with Successful Job Fair

By Scott Chinn, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP 2012 Indianapolis Bar Association President On Friday, July 27, 2012, the Indianapolis Bar Association held its 5th Annual Diversity Job Fair. By all measures it was a success. And let me give you … Continue reading

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Indiana Bar Foundation Scholarship Available for Indiana State Bar Association Annual Meeting

See below for information from the Indiana Bar Foundation on a scholarship opportunity for the Indiana State Bar Association’s Annual Meeting. Helling Scholarship Helps Young Attorneys Attend Annual Meeting The Joseph T. Helling Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by Nancy … Continue reading

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Calling All Mediators: Volunteer at the 2012 IndyBar Mediation Day!

The IndyBar Alternative Dispute Resolution Section Executive Committee is pleased to announce that the third annual Mediation Day will be held on September 21, 2012 at Faegre Baker Daniels, located at 300 N. Meridian St., Ste. 2700, Indianapolis, Indiana  46204.  … Continue reading

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IndyBar Scholarship to AJEI Summit Available

The Indianapolis Bar Association Appellate Practice Section is excited to announce the availability of one scholarship to attend the Appellate Judges Education Institute 2012 Summit, to be held November 15-18 in New Orleans. The scholarship will be in the amount … Continue reading

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Students, Employers and Indy Legal Community Benefit from 2012 Diversity Job Fair

The Indianapolis Bar Association’s annual Diversity Job Fair welcomed more than 65 students to the circle city for the opportunity to interview for potential summer employment in 2013. The fair kicked off on Thursday, July 26 at a cocktail reception … 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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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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