On The Move - 1/28/15

January 28, 2015

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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*Dustin J. Moloy and *Leah K. Lotfalian have joined Katzman & Katzman P.C. as associates. Alan H. Goldstein has joined the firm as of counsel.
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Shareholder *Robert J. Dignam and associates Patrick D. Grindlay and Alan M. Kus have joined Johnson & Bell Ltd.’s Crown Point office. Dignam will be concentrating his practice on employment law for corporations, small companies and hospitals. Grindlay and Kus will focus primarily on defending medical malpractice claims.
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*George N. Bewley Jr.nonbreaking spaceand *James Koday have rejoined Barrett & McNagny LLP. They will concentrate their practices in the areas of estate planning and administration, succession planning, tax planning, and business planning.nonbreaking space
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*David R. Holmes has joined the Law Office of Christopher G. Walter P.C. as of counsel. He previously served as Marshall County prosecutor. His practice focuses on the areas of estates and real estate.
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*Lisa Berry-Tayman has joined IDT911 Consulting as senior privacy and information governance advisor.
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*Norman J. Hedges has joined Indiana University Maurer School of Law as the first full-time director of its intellectual property law clinic. He recently practiced IP law at Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, where he had been a partner since 2007.

Patricia Beaty has joined Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart P.C.’s Indianapolis office as a shareholder. She practices in ERISA compliance and litigation.

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*Zac Karanovich has joined Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman P.C. in Indianapolis as an associate. He focuses his practice on tax-exempt finance for 501(c)(3) entities and government issuers.
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*Matt Piatt has joined Faegre Baker Daniels LLP as an associate and is a member of its tax group.

Former Lawrence Township Small Claims Court Judge Clark G. Rehme has joined Mark K. Sullivan and Associates P.C.

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*Keith M. Wallace has joined Bowers Harrison LLP as of counsel. His primary practice areas include family law, immigration and guardianships.


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*Hannah Kaufman Joseph and *Glenn D. Bowman have been promoted to shareholders at Katz & Korin P.C.
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*Lesley A. Pfleging has been elected partner at Lewis Wagner LLP.
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*Jacob McClellan and *Alexis Sumner became partners of Bose McKinney & Evans LLP effective Jan. 1. McClellan practices in the public finance group; Sumner is in the estate and wealth transfer planning group.
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*James R. Blaufuss became a partner of Woodard Emhardt Moriarty McNett & Henry LLP effective Jan. 1.
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*Sarah Starkey has been promoted to partner at Cohen Garelick & Glazier. She concentrates her practice in family law.
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*Carrie Mount Roelle has been named as a partner at Kahn Dees Donovan & Kahn LLP. She practices in labor and employment law.

Calvin Chambers, Andrew Dick, Elizabeth Elias, Andrea Impicciche, Briant Jent, Alisa Kuehn, Colleen Powers, Jennifer Viegas and Elizabeth Walker have been named shareholders at Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman P.C. in Indianapolis. Chambers’ practice areas include employee benefits, and services and corporate counsel services. Dick’s practice focuses on real estate transactions and environmental law. Elias’ practice includes Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement. Impicciche focuses her practice on corporate transactional law and health care law. Jent focuses on regulatory and compliance issues affecting health care providers. Kuehn focuses on various aspects of health information technology and health care law. Powers’ practice includes health care transaction law and health care reform. Viegas’ practice includes patient-care issues and supply-chain strategy. Walker focuses her practice on tax-exempt finance for 501(c)(3) entities and governmental issuers. Haley Altman, Audra Ferguson-Allen, Christl Glier, Stephen Reynolds and Taryn Stone are now partners of Ice Miller LLP. Altman concentrates her practice in corporate and securities law. Ferguson-Allen focuses on defense of large, multi-national corporations; Glier’s practice area focuses on immigration law. Reynolds’ practice includes commercial litigation and risk management, and Stone concentrates her practice on health law. Appointments and Elections

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*Jeffrey J. Newell of Ball Eggleston P.C. in Lafayette has been elected managing partner.
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*Melissa Proffitt Reese has been named managing partner of the Indianapolis office of Ice Miller LLP.
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The Marion County Bar Association has announced its 2015 officers: *Terrance Tharpe, Indiana Court of Appeals judicial law clerk, president; *Roxana Bell, Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP, president-elect; *Amber Nicole Ying, American College of Education, vice president and ISBA liaison; *Hon. Noell Allen, Indiana Civil Rights Commission, treasurer; *Detra Mills, Mills Law, corresponding secretary and IndyBar liaison; *Carlton Martin, Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic, recording secretary.
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Its 2015 board members are: *Cassandra Bentley McNair, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana; *Pamela Grant-Taylor, Law Office of Pamela Grant-Taylor; *Jimmie McMillian, Barnes & Thornburg LLP; *Marva Deskins Hamilton, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP; *Hon. Clayton Graham, Marion Superior Court; *Hon. Fallon Coleman-Hadley, U.S. Department of Agriculture; *Andrea Ciobanu, Ciobanu Law; *Hon. Tamara McMillian, Marion Circuit Court; *Richard Hailey, Ramey & Hailey; *Judie Hawley Conley, attorney at law.

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