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Mitchell R. Heppenheimer advances as president-elect of Indiana State Bar Association

Tuesday, October 13, 2015   (0 Comments)
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October 13, 2015


INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 13, 2015) – Mitchell R. Heppenheimer, South Bend, advanced to the office of president-elect of the Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) for 2015-16 at the Association’s annual meeting in French Lick on Friday, Oct. 9. His term will expire in October 2016, after which he will become president of the ISBA. As president, he will represent the single largest legal organization in the state.


Heppenheimer is the managing partner at the firm Heppenheimer & Korpal and has been the deputy county attorney for St. Joseph County since 1981. He is a member of the St. Joseph County (current treasurer; past president; member, board of directors), Indiana State (past chair, House of Delegates; past treasurer, member, Board of Governors; past member, Membership & Membership Benefits Committee; past chair, Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee; past chair, BARPAC Committee) and American bar associations. Heppenheimer is also a Fellow of the Indiana Bar Foundation. He received his B.S. in accounting from Indiana University Bloomington in 1972 and his J.D. from the Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Ala., in 1976. 




Founded in 1896, the Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) is the single largest legal organization in the state. With nearly 12,000 members, the ISBA serves and advocates on behalf of its members, their clients and the public interest as the independent voice of the legal profession. The ISBA’s office is located in downtown Indianapolis. For more information about the State Bar, visit


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