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How Long Does It Take to Get a Divorce in Indiana?

Published in Family Law on February 4, 2020.

When you’re considering filing for divorce, one of the first questions you may have is: how long will it take to get a divorce in Indiana? The amount of time required to complete a divorce can vary drastically from case to case. Let’s take a look at the divorce process in Indiana to give you … continue reading

Elements of a Wrongful Death Case

Published in Personal Injury on January 30, 2020.

Wrongful death is when someone is killed because of someone else’s wrongful act or omission.  When a wrongful death occurs, the deceased person’s loved ones have the right to seek monetary compensation. The rules about who can bring a wrongful death claim and what kind of damages are available vary significantly from state to state. … continue reading

Common T-Bone Car Accident Injuries

Published in Personal Injury on January 30, 2020.

When one car crashes into the side of another car, it is commonly called a T-bone accident. This is also called a broadside or side-impact collision. Injuries resulting from these accidents can be serious. In fact, T-bone car accidents are one of the deadliest types of car accidents. What Causes Side Impact Collision Injuries? T-bone … continue reading

What Does It Mean to Be a Habitual Traffic Offender in Indiana?

Published in Criminal Law on January 14, 2020.

An Indiana habitual traffic offender, also known as a habitual traffic violator, is someone who has multiple traffic violations (usually serious ones) within a ten year period. If you are a habitual traffic offender, Indiana law directs the Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) to suspend your license for 5 years, 10 years, or life. The … continue reading

Top Questions to Ask a Divorce Attorney During Your Initial Consultation

Published in Family Law on January 14, 2020.

Going through a divorce can be difficult. Hiring the right divorce attorney can ease the process. Remember that a divorce attorney is someone you are hiring to work with you and to advocate for your interests. You should be comfortable with the person you hire.  You should also not expect them to tell you everything … continue reading

When to Hire an Attorney After a Car Accident

Published in Personal Injury on November 29, 2019.

An Experienced Personal Injury Attorney Can Help with Your Insurance Claim If you’re facing injuries from a car accident due to the negligence of another driver, you have rights. You need to be sure to protect those rights. While compensation won’t take away your injuries, it will reduce your financial burden. After you get medical … continue reading

Expungement for Marijuana Convictions in Marion County

Published in Criminal Law on October 25, 2019.

On September 30th, 2019, CBS 4 Indianapolis reported that, in an effort to prioritize more serious offenses, the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office will no longer prosecute minor marijuana possession charges. There are currently 393 simple marijuana possession cases pending in Marion County—which will be reviewed, and, if appropriate, dismissed in accordance with the updated policy. … continue reading

Marion County to Stop Charges for Simple Possession of Marijuana

Published in Uncategorized on September 30, 2019.

CBS WTTV reports today that Marion County will no longer pursue charges for simple possession of marijuana. This is big news for Marion County and Indianapolis. It means that nearly 400 cases of simple possession won’t be pursued by the county. The policy is the first in the state to be enacted and may have … continue reading

Why Mediate with a Lawyer?

Published in Family Law on July 30, 2019.

Mediation is a form of alternative dispute resolution that allows people involved in a legal dispute to reach consensus on how to settle their disagreement. Mediation is can be voluntary, meaning that you can always walk away from the mediation table and go to court to have a judge resolve your family law matter. Though, … continue reading

Indiana Divorce Mediation

Published in Family Law on July 30, 2019.

Not every divorce needs to be a TV soap opera. Instead, a couple can jointly decide the terms of their divorce, including such issues as child support, child custody, alimony, and the division of marital property. Unfortunately, many couples cannot stand to even be in the same room with each other. Other couples are still … continue reading