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 [email protected]. New Associations
*Sarah E. Jones has joined Krieg DeVault LLP as an associate. She is a member of the firm’s real estate and environmental health and safety practice groups.
*Brian J. Paul has joined Faegre Baker Daniels LLP’s litigation team in Indianapolis.
*Sonja McMahon has joined Eskew Law LLC as an associate, where she will practice criminal, divorce and family law.
*Matt Schramm has joined Warrick & Boyn LLP in Elkhart.
Sara Gonso Tait has been named executive director of the Indiana Gaming Commission by Gov. Mike Pence. She previously served as general counsel at the commission.
Partners *Gregory B. Coy and *Brad A. Schepers, of counsel attorneys *Matthew D. Fair and *Jonathan F. Yates, and associate *Gregory D. Sturm have joined Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP’s intellectual property practice group in Indianapolis.
*Misty Edwards has joined Hostetter & Associates in Brownsburg. Her primary focuses include family law, criminal law, and business transactional law.
Awards & Honors Sidney Eskenazi recently received the Sagamore of the Wabash, one of the state’s highest individual honors. The founder of Sandor Development Co. graduated from Indiana University Maurer School of Law in 1953.
Lewis Wagner LLP partner *Robert F. Wagner has been honored by the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law with its Distinguished Alumni Award. He was nominated for his service to the law school, legal profession and community.
*Norman Metzger, retired executive director of Indiana Legal Services, will receive the 2015 Dorsey Award from the American Bar Association in recognition of his work and dedication to providing legal assistance for the poor.
The Law Office of Paul A. Rossi LLC in Lowell has been named one of the “Best in the Region” for law firms by readers of the Northwest Times of Indiana. Kenneth J. Allen Law Group and Theodoros and Rooth P.C. also received the designation. Appointments & Elections
*Mario Garcia, of Brattain Minnix Garcia, has been elected vice chairman of the board of trustees of The Orchard School.
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP partner *Michael D. Chambers has been appointed to serve as Zionsville’s representative on the Hamilton County Airport Authority Board.
*Jennifer L. Thornburg has opened the Law Office of Jennifer L. Thornburg LLC in Greenfield. She represents individual debtors in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases.