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Bar association names Adamaitis Thirion Paralegal of the Year


Plunkett Cooney paralegal Laura E. Adamaitis Thirion was recently named the 2024 Paralegal of the Year by the Indianapolis Bar Association (IndyBar).

Adamaitis Thirion will be honored at the 2024 IndyBar Paralegal Appreciation Luncheon on June 5 at the Indianapolis Bar Association headquarters located in downtown Indianapolis.

The Paralegal of the Year award recognizes an outstanding paralegal for his/her contribution to the legal community. The nominee must be a member of the IndyBar, he/she must have made an exceptional contribution to the legal industry and be recognized as a good role model for the paralegal profession.

A member of the Indianapolis office of Plunkett Cooney, one of the Midwest’s oldest and most accomplished full-service law firms, Adamaitis Thirion provides litigation paralegal support in the area of premises liability. She also assists attorneys with transportation law matters.  

In addition to the IndyBar, Adamaitis Thirion is actively involved in several other legal organizations, including the Indiana Paralegal Association where she served two-year terms as both the secretary and president.

Established in 2008, the firm’s Indianapolis office provides a number of services, including but not limited to, insurance coverage, title insurance, general civil litigation and banking, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights law. Plunkett Cooney’s attorneys routinely handle such matters in state and federal courts throughout the state of Indiana.

Since 1913, Plunkett Cooney has been a leading provider of business law and litigation services to clients in the private and public sectors. The firm employs approximately 130 attorneys in seven Michigan cities, Chicago, Illinois, Columbus, Ohio and Indianapolis, Indiana.

Plunkett Cooney has achieved the highest rating (AV) awarded by Martindale-Hubbell, a leading peer review service, and has received Mansfield Rule Certification for midsize law firms, which recognizes leaders in diversity, equity and inclusion within the legal industry.

For more information about Adamaitis Thirion’s selection as the 2024 IndyBar Paralegal of the Year, contact the firm’s Director of Marketing and Business Development John Cornwell at (248) 901-4008;