Amy E. Higdon

Amy E. Higdon

Partner
Location:
Carmel, Indiana
Phone:
317-582-1040
Fax:
317-582-0240
Email:
Amy E. Higdon, Partner, was admitteed to the bar in Indiana in 1999.  Born in Marion, Indiana, Ms. Higdon obtained her undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, from Ball State University in 1996 and her law degree, cum laude, from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in 1999.  Ms. Higdon commenced her legal career as a law clerk to the Honorable Margret G. Robb, Indiana Court of Appeals, in 1999, and thereafter began practicing law in 2001.  Ms. Higdon is a Certified Family Law Specialist - Family Law Certification Board, is a trained collaborative law attorney, sits on the board of the Central Indiana Association of Collaborative Professionals, and serves on the Family and Juvenile Law Section Council.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Dissolution/Divorce
  • Child Support & Custody
  • Paternity
  • Modifications of Child Support & Custody

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Family Law Specialist, Family Law Certification Board, 2009

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 1999

Education

  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • J.D. cum laude - 1999
  • Ball State University , Muncie, Indiana
    • B.S. summa cum laude - 1996
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • Recent Developments in Indiana Family Law, Indiana Law Review, Robert H. Mckinney School of Law, Vol. 48, No. 4

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers - Rising Star* 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Super Lawyers* 2019 *Super Lawyers & Rising Star criteria: superlawyers.com/about

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Central Indiana Association of Collaborative Professionals, Board Member, 2017 - Present
  • ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section Council, 2017 - Present
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Hamilton County Bar Association
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
  • Fellow, Indiana Bar Foundation
  • Lupus Foundation of America, Indiana Chapter, Board Member 2016-2018

Pro Bono Activities

  • Lupus Foundation of America, Indiana Chapter, Board Member , 2016 - 2018