Abigail DeCoursey - Senior Paralegal
As the Senior Paralegal at Betz + Blevins, Abigail provides legal support to the entire firm. She is actively involved in case and file management as well as communications with clients and opposing parties. She generates preliminary drafts of legal pleadings and correspondence, and conducts legal research in a variety of cases. She is experienced in assisting the partners in trial as well as preparing for trials. She is also well versed in and experienced in cases involving electronic discovery issues.
In addition to her paralegal duties, Abigail is also the firm administrator and performs a variety of duties at Betz + Blevins including bookkeeping, monthly billing to clients, personnel matters and general office management.
Abigail is a graduate of Indiana University–Indianapolis, having received a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science with a minor in legal studies.
She is a member of the Association of Legal Administrators and the Association of Legal Administrators–Indiana Chapter. Since 2011, Abigail has been the Internship Chair for the ALA L.I.F.E Beyond Shortridge Program, which teaches students at Shortridge Magnet High School about various aspects of working in law firms and provides opportunities for paid internships each summer.