Over the years, we’ve had our share of media attention.  If a theme has emerged in these stories, it’s that DeFur Voran has a clear commitment to professionalism, our clients and the communities we serve.

We hope you’ll take a moment to catch up on our firm news and other topics of interest, then contact us to put our team to work for you.

Four New Attorneys Join DeFur Voran

Christopher Bills, Kelli Liggett, Zac Karanovich, and Dan Kerns recently joined DeFur Voran.  Mr. Bills and Ms. Liggett will work out of the Muncie office, while Mr. Karanovich and Mr. Kerns will work out of the Fishers office. On behalf of the firm, Jim Borgmann, Managing Partner, said “We are pleased to add four young… Read more »

Quilts by Barbara Moll

(From The Star Press, Muncie, Indiana, 10/15/2014)   By John Carlson  jcarlson@muncie.gannett.com That Barbara Moll’s fantastic quilts are fine art is indisputable to anyone who lays eyes on them. Walking into Minnetrista’s Indiana Room, her wall-hangings, ranging from works nearly small as placemats to others approaching 5×7 feet, seem ablaze with color, captured in forms… Read more »

Long-Term Care Costs

Many of our clients of retirement age, or nearing retirement age, are concerned about how they will pay for long-term care should they ever have a need for such care. In 2013, the average annual cost of a semi-private room in a skilled nursing facility in Indiana was $71,175.00, and so this concern is well-founded… Read more »

Stuckey and Nizamoff Join Fisher’s Office

DeFur Voran LLP recently announced the addition of two new attorneys to the firm.  John M. Stuckey, as partner, and Nicholas C. Nizamoff, of counsel, will practice primarily out of the firm’s Fishers office. Mr. Stuckey focuses his practice on Design and Construction, Professional Liability, Employment, and Commercial Litigation.  John has practiced in both the Lafayette and Indianapolis areas and holds a Bachelor of… Read more »

DeFur Voran Attorneys Named to Super Lawyers List

Scott E. Shockley, Nick Tokar and Matt Kelsey, attorneys with the Muncie-based firm of DeFur Voran, have been named to the Indiana Super Lawyerslist for 2014.  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding attorneys from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of professional achievement and peer recognition.  The selection… Read more »

Why Mediation in Domestic Cases

James R. Williams, Esq.-January, 2014 Over the last 23 years, I have judged, arbitrated, mediated, or lawyered over 1,500 divorce and paternity cases ranging from no assets and no children to marital estates consisting of several million dollars and cases involving horrendous custody disputes. There are no other matters we handle as attorneys where emotions… Read more »