Welcome from the Chief Judge
Welcome, and thank you for your interest in the second-highest court in the state, the Court of Appeals of Indiana. We are proud of our commitment to serve all people by providing equal justice under law and educating the community about the judicial system’s important role in Indiana government.
Court of Appeals of Indiana 2020 Annual Report available online
The Court of Appeals 2020 Annual Report is available online. The 20-page report provides statistical information about the work of the Court of Appeals of Indiana from January through December 2020.
Court of Appeals of Indiana Judge James S. Kirsch announces retirement
Judge James S. Kirsch has announced that he will retire from the Court of Appeals of Indiana this fall.
Judge Kirsch has served on the Court for more than twenty-five years, serving as Chief Judge from 2004-2007. Before joining the Court, he served as Judge of the Marion Superior Court for six years and a was distinguished lawyer in Marion County.
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Larry L. Morris
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Clerk of the Appellate Courts
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