Kim Mattingly


Practice Areas

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Guardian ad Litem
  • Parenting Coordination
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration


After spending 19 years on the bench hearing primarily family law cases, Kim Mattingly is now enjoying keeping families out of court. She works half-time as a Mediator/Arbitrator and the other half as a Guardian ad Litem and Parenting Coordinator.


  • Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • J.D.
  • Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • M.B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 1993

Professional Associations

  • Indiana State Bar Association, Member, Present
  • Indiana Bar Association, Member, Present
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Member, Present
  • Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program (JLAP) , Volunteer, Present


  • Silver Gavel Award 2020

Past Positions

  • Marion Superior Court, Magistrate, 2020 to 2021


  • English