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We Are Hiring!

    We are growing and need to hire an additional paralegal! Job Description Candidates must have strong communication skills and should be comfortable working on family law and criminal defense cases. The type of cases will include divorces, custody, and child support issues. Additionally, the firm represents clients accused of drug crimes, violent crimes, [..]

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Prohibition of Cellphone Use While Driving in Indiana

Distracted driving can be defined as anything that interferes with the driver’s concentration, thereby compromising safe driving. It involves activities such as eating, drinking, or cellphone use while driving. In 2018, distracted driving caused 2,841 deaths, 1,730 of them being drivers. Most states, including Indiana, have been enacting laws that discourage drivers from calling, texting, or [..]

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The Nicholson Nugget, July 2020

The Nicholson Nugget July 2020, issue 10 This is The Nicholson Nugget: the official newsletter of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson.   You can subscribe by clicking here. July is the month we celebrated our Declaration of Independence.  July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress declared that the thirteen American colonies were no longer subject to the monarch of Britain and [..]

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The Nicholson Nugget, June 2020

  The Nicholson Nugget June 2020, issue 9-Diversity This is The Nicholson Nugget: the official newsletter of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson.   You can subscribe by clicking here.  This issue has an article about diversity. Black Lives Matter protests and demonstrations continued in June.  The courts are slowly opening back up, and I had my first court appearance [..]

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What If I Refuse to Quarantine?

  WHAT HAPPENS IF I REFUSE TO QUARANTINE? Several people have asked me what happens if they refuse to quarantine themselves?  Or if they refuse to stay-at-home?  Whenever there is a threat to the United States the government limits our civil liberties in most cases. As a Civil Rights Attorney, people are asking questions about [..]

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The Mark Nicholson Experience Scholarship

  Mark Nicholson Experience Scholarship Rules and Regulations As part of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson’s Scholarship Program, this is our annual scholarship competition. We ask candidates to describe a life experience that motivated, encouraged, or changed them. The winning candidate will receive a $500 cash reward to go towards their education costs. Candidates [..]

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The Nicholson Nugget, March 2020

The Nicholson Nugget March 2020, issue 6 This is The Nicholson Nugget: the official newsletter of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson.   You can subscribe by clicking here. In this month’s issue we have an article written by Peggy Morgan, our Spring Intern. She interviewed the manager of Shoot Point Blank gun range.  We also have an article written [..]

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Stay-at-Home Order: Can I Go Outside?

  Stay-at-Home Order: Can I Go Outside? Yesterday in Indiana, Governor Holcomb, issued a state-wide Stay-at-Home Order because of COVID-19 (coronavirus).   In Indiana, there are new restrictions across the state.   The Order requires us to do or not do certain things. Some businesses have to close but there are exceptions. There are several states like [..]

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Indiana Courts and The Coronavirus

I wanted to update clients and potential clients about the Indiana Courts and the coronavirus (COVID-19).  This virus has changed the courts and how we are handling clients in the next couple of weeks. Below is the description of the Indiana Supreme Court’s Order regarding the Marion County Courts. In the Matter of the Petition [..]

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The Nicholson Nugget, January 2020

The Nicholson Nugget January 2020, issue 4 This is The Nicholson Nugget, January 2020: the official newsletter of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson.   You can subscribe by clicking here. We hope everyone had a Happy Holiday season.  Now it’s time to get back to work.  January has been a very busy month for us.  We [..]

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