Indiana Judicial Center > Committees > Protection Order Protection Order

Purpose

The Protection Order Committee led the development and enactment of a complete overhaul of Indiana's Protection Order statutes. The committee prepares updates for Indiana's Protection Order Deskbook, advises the Division of State Court Administration in the development of forms and procedures for this law, cooperates with JTAC on the development of the protection order registry, and maintains Indiana's website in this area.  This committee meets approximately 5 to 6 times per year.

Members

Hon. David L. Chidester
Porter Superior Court #4
Valparaiso

Hon. Barbara L. Cook Crawford
Marion Superior Court-Crim 21
Indianapolis

Hon. Elizabeth Ann Cure
Monroe Circuit Court, Div. 4
Bloomington

Mag. Jennifer DeGroote
Allen Superior Court
Fort Wayne

Ms. Julie Fox
Clerk, Marshall County
Plymouth

Hon. Christopher M. Goff,
Chair
Wabash Superior Court
Wabash

Ref. Matthew B. Gruett
Lake Superior Court
Crown Point

Mag. Thomas P. Hallett
Lake Superior Court
Gary

Hon. Valerie Haughton
Monroe Circuit Court Div. 8
Bloomington

Hon. J. David Holt
Senior Judge
Bloomfield

Hon. Justin H. Hunter
Clinton Superior Court
Frankfort

Mag. John D. Kitch
Allen Circuit Court
Fort Wayne

Mag. Robert E. Ross
Allen Superior Court
Fort Wayne

Hon. Jose D. Salinas
Marion Superior Court
Indianapolis

Hon. Ronald T. Urdal
Fayette Superior Court
Connersville

Staff Contact

Jeffrey Bercovitz Esq., Director of Juvenile and Family Law
Indiana Judicial Center
30 S. Meridian St., Ste 900
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 232-1313
(317) 233-3367 [fax]
jeff.bercovitz@courts.in.gov

Thomas Jones., Records Manager
Division of State Court Administration
30 S. Meridian St., Ste 500
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 232-2542
(317) 233-6586 [fax]
tom.jones@courts.in.gov

Meeting Minutes