Chief Justice Brent Dickson has appointed Bloomington resident Kirk White to a five-year term with the Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission. White fills a vacancy created by the expiration of Richmond resident Fred Austerman’s second term.
The appointment was made in a June 17 order in anticipation of the June 30 end of Austerman’s term. Neither White nor Austerman are attorneys. White’s term began Monday and will run through June 30, 2018. Per Admission and Discipline Rule 23, Section 6(b), White will take and subscribe to an oath of office.