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On the Move - 7/17/13

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July 17, 2013
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On The Move

On The Move highlights employment news, awards and honors attorneys receive, and board appointments or elected positions. Digital images should be 200 dpi and saved as eps, tiff or jpg. Color images are preferred. Information must be submitted at least 10 days before the Wednesday issue in which it is to appear. Submit your announcement at http://www.theindianalawyer.com/submit-on-the-move or email to managing editor Jennifer Nelson at jnelson@ibj.com. New Associations

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*Noell F. Allen has joined the Indiana Civil Rights Commission as an administrative law judge.

Camille Wiggins has joined Ice Miller LLP as the director of legal personnel and diversity. Brion G. St. Amour has joined Indiana University Research & Technology Corp. as head of intellectual property.

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*Jonathan P. Nagy has joined Beasley & Gilkison LLP in Muncie where he will concentrate his practice on personal injury and business litigation. He previously worked as staff counsel with American Family Mutual Insurance Co. in Wisconsin.
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*Yonghao Hou has joined the intellectual property practice of Faegre Baker Daniels LLP in Indianapolis as an associate. She will focus on preparing and prosecuting patents and providing litigation and licensing counsel.
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*Tina M. Bell has joined Cline Farrell Christie & Lee P.C. in Indianapolis, where she concentrates her practice in plaintiff’s medical malpractice matters.

Jenai S. Mehra has joined Frost Brown Todd LLC’s Indianapolis office where she will focus her practice in the areas of business and commercial litigation. Jeffery Mallamad has joined the labor and employment law department at Barnes & Thornburg LLP’s Indianapolis office. He previously practiced at Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP. Promotions

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*Stephanie Cassman has been elected equity partner at Lewis Wagner LLP effective July 1.

Awards and Honors

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Lewis & Kappes P.C. director *Sarah Moshe has received the Joseph Minsky Young Lawyer Award for outstanding contributions made in the fields of immigration and nationality law. The award is from the American Immigration Lawyers Association, an American Bar Association affiliate.
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*Tom S. Ebbinghouse has received the American Society of Tax Problem Solver’s Top Practitioner Award. ASTPS is a national, nonprofit organization of professionals who specialize in representing taxpayers before the IRS.

Appointments and Elections

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Barnes & Thornburg LLP partner *Bill Moreau has been appointed to the board of directors of HVAF of Indiana, a United Way nonprofit that provides transitional housing and basic needs to homeless veterans.
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*Melanie Green, chief client development officer at Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, has been elected chair of Lex Mundi’s marketing and business development committee. Lex Mundi is the world’s leading association of independent law firms.
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*MaryEllen Kiley Bishop, partner at Cohen Garelick & Glazier, has been re-elected by Indiana University alumni to a second term on the IU board of trustees.

New Firms

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*Jeffrey Roberts and *William Means have formed Roberts Means LLC, which will focus on business litigation and family law matters.
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*Jaimie Cairns and *Tara Rabiola have opened Cairns & Rabiola LLP in Indianapolis, which will focus on family law matters.
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