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Dawn R. Elston

Dawn R. Elston

Dawn Elston Law
  • Divorce, Criminal Law, Personal Injury...
  • Indiana, Iowa
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Summary

I have been a licensed Indiana Attorney for over 33 years. I have both civil and criminal jury trial experience. I have tried over 30 cases in front of a jury and hundreds of bench trials in front of a Judge. I have filed numerous appeals and have nine published Indiana Reporter decisions. My private law practice is concentrated in divorce and criminal defense. My general law practice also includes family law matters, wills and personal injury cases.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    My initial telephone consultation is free. There is a fee for in office consultations.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Indiana
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Iowa
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Languages
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Private Practice
Dawn R. Elston Attorney-At-Law
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Private law practice concentrated in divorce, criminal defense, probate and personal injury.
Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
Clark County Prosecutor's Office
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Prosecuted felonies and juvenile offenses.
Litigation Associate Attorney
Brown Todd and Heyburn, PLLC
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Litigation Section-Insurance Defense
Public Defender
Clark County Public Defender's Office
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Defended indigent persons facing incarceration or termination of parental rights. Prepared and filed Appellate Briefs as the Chief Public Defender.
Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
Clark County Prosecutor's Office
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Prosecuted violations of Indiana State laws.
FBI Special Agent
Federal Bureau of Investigation
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Investigated violations of Federal Criminal laws.
Education
University of Louisville
J.D. (1983) | Law
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Activities: Phi Alpha Delta
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Indiana University - Indiana University-Bloomington
B.A. (1980) | Political Science/Psychology
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Honors: Indiana University Founder's Day Honor Student
Activities: Pi Beta Phi Sorority
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Awards
Incentive Award/Commendation
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Professional Associations
Indiana State Bar Association
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Clark County Bar Association
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Dawn Elston Law
Contact & Map
Dawn Elston Law
538 E. Court Avenue
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
USA
Telephone: (812) 280-7700
538 E. Court Avenue
538 E. Court Avenue
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
USA
Telephone: (812) 280-7700
Fax: (812) 280-7707
538 E. Court Avenue
Jeffersonville, IN, USA
Telephone: (812) 280-7700