*Robert T. Keen Jr. has joined Barrett & McNagny LLP, where he will practice in the area of litigation, including insurance defense.
*Jeffrey Halbert, *Ron Smith and *Steve Sutherlin have joined Bose McKinney & Evans LLP as partners. Halbert is a partner in the labor and employment law and business groups. Sutherlin is a partner in the business law group; Smith is chair of the automotive law group and a member of the labor and employment law and business law groups. The three previously practiced at Stewart & Irwin P.C. in Indianapolis.
*K. Michael Gaerte has joined the Indianapolis office of Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP where he will practice in criminal defense at the trial and appellate levels.
*Shariq Saddiqui will serve as executive director of the Association for Research of Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action, effective June 10.
Hoeppner Wagner & Evans LLP partner *Sean Kenyon was awarded the honor of Influential Woman in the Law at the Influential Women of Northwest Indiana Awards banquet May 23.
SmithAmundsen LLC, headquartered in Chicago, has opened an Indianapolis office. Five former members of Stewart & Irwin P.C. in Indianapolis have joined the firm: intellectual property attorneys *Constance Lindman, *Dennis Schell and *Eric Lamb; corporate law attorney Alyssa Rogers; and labor and employment attorney Suzanne Newcomb.