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2015 Annual Report of the President of the Indiana State Bar Association

By Jeff R. Hawkins, ISBA President, 2014-15 INDIANA STATE BAR ASSOCIATION HOUSE OF DELEGATES FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2015 FRENCH LICK, INDIANA REPORT OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE ASSOCIATION JEFF R. HAWKINS, SULLIVAN, PRESIDENT Madam Chair, Chief Justice Rush, Judge Crone, Chief Deputy Attorney General Light, fellow delegates, friends all: It is my great honor to

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Forums: How We Communicate Now

The school of hard knocks taught me that written correspondence delivers news, information, and legal notices very effectively, but it usually ruins complex conversations. Written communication insulates people from a sense of accountability for civil and professional discourse. That lack of accountability often deteriorates into a mob dynamic that can crowd logic and reason from conversation.

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In this together

By James Dimos As you may know, I practice at Frost Brown Todd. My firm has approximately 475 lawyers practicing in nine offices located in five different states. We have more than 56 different practice and service groups, which range from administrative law to zoning along with 10 industry-specific teams and four ancillary businesses. The

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