Carmel Mediator Inducted Into New Class of Indiana Bar Foundation Fellows

CARMEL, IN – June 3, 2008 – Attorney and Mediator, Stephenie S. Jocham, has been accepted into the new class of Fellows of the Indiana Bar Foundation. The program was established in 1979 as an elite group of Indiana attorneys who demonstrate commitment to the mission and ideals of the IBF in advancing the administration of justice, promoting the public’s understanding of the law and enhancing the legal profession’s performance of its ethical responsibilities.

Ms. Jocham is a founding member of JOCHAM HARDEN DIMICK JACKSON, PC, where she practices in the areas of family law and civil litigation. Ms. Jocham is also a registered domestic and civil mediator and concentrates on providing mediation and collaborative law services for her clients. She earned her Juris Doctor from the Indiana University School of Law at Indianapolis and her undergraduate degree from Saint Mary-of- the-Woods College. She has been a featured speaker on topics of interest in the areas of family law and alternative dispute resolution including: Hot Tips from Hot Attorneys (June 2007); Family Law Arbitration (October 2006); and Pro Se Mediation – A Mediator’s Perspective (January 2006). She has also served as a mediation training coach (Public Policy Mediation Training, IU School of Law – Indianapolis, August 2005, January 2006 and August 2007).

Ms. Jocham is active in her community, volunteering for the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Ask a Lawyer and Legal Line programs and for a crisis intervention hotline. She has provided pro bono and reduced cost legal representation for clients through Heartland Pro Bono Council and the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Modest Means Program. Previously, she served for several years through the Junior Leagues of Evansville and Indianapolis. Ms. Jocham currently serves on the National Alumnae Board of her alma mater, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College.

JOCHAM HARDEN DIMICK JACKSON, PC, is a Carmel law firm providing personalized service with a responsive and compassionate approach. Experienced attorneys offer assertive advocacy for clients complemented by a philosophy focused on minimizing conflict and negotiating resolution. With a collaborative team of professionals, the practice assists clients in all areas of family law, mediation, business litigation and adoption. For more information, please contact Jocham Harden Dimick Jackson, PC at 317.569.0770, or visit www.jhdj-law.com.

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