About Ary Avnet

Ary Avnet is the founding attorney of Avnet Law. He regularly practices trial court litigation in Indiana state and federal courts. His practice is devoted to serving clients on a wide variety of legal issues, but concentrates his practice in the areas of personal injury, family law, and criminal defense. Mr. Avnet believes, that when it comes to the law, knowledge really is power. Therefore, he frequently writes in depth for his clients and the public about many of the issues he encounters in his law practice as well as writes about the questions he is most asked by clients. Ary can be contacted as Ary@Avnetlaw.com.

Divorce Laws in Indiana & The Indiana Divorce Process

Understanding the Divorce Laws in Indiana & The Indiana Divorce Process As I interact with many of my clients and potential clients, I realize that most people do not understand the divorce laws in Indiana.  They are confused about the Indiana divorce process in general.  But, this is totally understandable.  The law is complicated and [...]

By |2021-10-04T21:02:56-04:00April 8th, 2019|

Fatal Car Accident in Indiana – Wrongful Death in Indiana

FATAL CAR ACCIDENT IN INDIANA – WRONGFUL DEATH IN INDIANA Recently, I saw a news story about a fatal car accident in Indiana.  It seemed to me that almost every day the local news contains a story about another fatal car accident in Indiana.  I have been involved in many lawsuits involving fatal car accident [...]

By |2019-02-22T11:34:39-05:00February 20th, 2019|

Is Indiana a Community Property State?

Is Indiana a Community Property State?  This is a commonly asked question by people facing a divorce in Indiana.  Divorces in Indiana can be broken down into two categories: Divorce with children; and Divorce without children. In fact, Indiana cause numbers (the numbers given to each suit filed in court) distinguish between a divorce with [...]

By |2019-04-09T22:59:22-04:00December 18th, 2018|

Indianapolis Electric Scooter Laws & Accident Laws

Indianapolis Electric Scooter Laws & Accident Laws Given their quick rise in popularity, now is a good time to review and discuss the Indianapolis electric scooter laws.  If you have been downtown recently, you have no doubt noticed all the Bird and Lime electric scooters zipping around downtown Indianapolis.  It is estimated there around 3000 [...]

By |2019-02-20T17:24:27-05:00October 17th, 2018|

Indiana Disorderly Conduct Laws & Defenses

Indiana Disorderly Conduct Laws & Defenses Last week, we looked at Indiana’s Public Intoxication Laws.  This week, we are going to look at the related concept of the Indiana Disorderly Conduct Laws.  Disorderly conduct is sometimes known as disturbing the peace in other states. Disorderly conduct and public intoxication are sometimes charged together, but not [...]

By |2023-04-15T16:29:50-04:00September 27th, 2018|

Public Intoxication in Indiana – Laws & Defenses

PUBLIC INTOXICATION IN INDIANA  When arrested for public intoxication, the first thing many people want to know is what are the laws for public intoxication in Indiana?  The second question is usually “Can I go to jail for public intoxication in Indiana?” In this article, we are going to answer those questions and examine the [...]

By |2023-04-15T16:31:44-04:00September 20th, 2018|

Indiana Drug Laws, Penalties, & Defenses

A Review of the Indiana Drug Laws We are going to review the Indiana Drug Laws to examine the most common drug charges in Indiana and the potential criminal penalties for each of the charges in Indiana. We are going to review both Indiana drug possession laws as well as Indiana drug dealing laws.  Specifically, [...]

By |2021-03-21T16:29:48-04:00September 17th, 2018|

Indiana Theft Laws & Penalties for Convictions

Understanding Indiana Theft Laws In this article, we are going to look at the Indiana theft laws to determine the different types of theft crimes recognized by Indiana law, and the potential criminal penalties for each type of theft in Indiana. Different Types of Theft Crimes Most people have at least heard of the following [...]

By |2023-04-15T16:33:21-04:00August 28th, 2018|

A Guide to Alimony in Indiana: Spousal Maintenance

Is There Alimony In Indiana? Technically, there is no alimony in Indiana but there is “spousal maintenance”.  Unlike some other states, Indiana does not recognize traditional “alimony” and the award of spousal maintenance in Indiana is limited. Before the adoption of the Dissolution Act of 1973, Indiana courts were expressly authorized to award “alimony” in [...]

By |2019-04-09T23:01:20-04:00July 22nd, 2018|

Criminal Recklessness in Indiana – What You Need To Know

Criminal Recklessness With A Deadly Weapon – The Fishers Ikea Incident After a recent incident that occurred at the Fishers Ikea, it is an appropriate time to review the laws on Criminal Recklessness in Indiana. According to an IndyStar article, a Camby, Indiana man recently visited the Ikea store in Fishers, Indiana.  The man, who was [...]

By |2021-03-21T16:32:37-04:00July 10th, 2018|