Thank you to all the participants and speakers for making the Sixth Annual Timeless Tips from the Bench and Bar another success!

Thanks to our Featured Speakers

Honorable Curtis T. Hill, Jr., Indiana Attorney General

Indiana Court of Appeals:

  • Honorable Robert R. Altice, Jr. – Keys to Excellent Writing (with Judge May)
  • Honorable Cale J. Bradford – History of Alcoholic Beverage Laws
  • Honorable Elaine B. Brown – Impeachment
  • Honorable Terry A. Crone – Modification of Fixed Plea Agreements
  • Honorable Melissa S. May – Keys to Excellent Writing (with Judge Altice)
  • Honorable Edward W. Najam, Jr. – Summary Judgments

Indiana Tax Court:

  • Honorable Martha B. Wentworth – The Art of Persuasion

Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission:

  • Honorable G. Michael Witte, Executive Director and Former Superior Court Judge
  • Charles M. Kidd, Deputy Executive Director


  • Michael B. Brennan, Gass Weber Mullins, Milwaukee – Each Lawyer’s Crisis
  • Lee C. Christie, Cline Farrell Christie & Lee – Opening Statements 
  • Thomas L. Davis, Frost Brown Todd – You Did What?
  • John A. Floreancig, Indianapolis Legal Aid Society
  • Brian C. Hewitt, Hewitt Law & Mediation – Mediation: Where Are We Now?
  • Linda Pence, SmithAmundsen LLC – Taking the Fifth
  • Guy A. Relford, The Law Office of Guy A. Relford – Gun Owners and Police
  • John C. Trimble, Lewis Wagner, LLP – Litigation Metrics: Our New World
  • James H. Voyles, Jr., Voyles Vaiana Lukemeyer Baldwin & Webb

Editorial Cartoonist:

Gary Varvel, Indianapolis Star – Using Humor to Communicate Better



Thanks to our TABLE SPONSORS:




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  Res Gestae