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Marla Brinkman joins Harter Poling, LLP

Posted: Friday, January 12, 2018

Marla Brinkman has joined Scott Harter and Stefan Poling in the law firm of Harter Poling, LLP. The firm is located at 532 Warren Street.

Brinkman is a 1999 graduate of Valparaiso University where she earned a degree in the areas of Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Science. She graduated from Valparaiso University School of Law in 2004. While studying at Valparaiso University School of Law, Brinkman was given the opportunity to work closely with her professor, preparing for cases in the areas of Environmental Law and Constitutional Law.

During the course of her studies at Valparaiso University School of Law, Brinkman received high honors in the areas of the History of Constitutional Law and Pretrial Skills. In addition to her experience in general practice, Brinkman is a member of the Federal Patent Bar and has significant experience in this area of law, in addition to her extensive experience in a general practice.

Brinkman grew up in Huntington, and has served the community in a number of capacities. She was awarded the Indiana Volunteer of the Year for the State of Indiana at an early age for her volunteer work, specifically with elderly patients with disabilities. She has further served on the board of directors for the Huntington County Humane Society and the Canine Companions. In addition to her work on behalf of the animals of Huntington County, Brinkman has served as a coach in local youth sports and is actively involved in Boy Scouts with her two sons. Brinkman and her family are also active members of the First Church of the Nazarene.

Brinkman has called Huntington home for substantially all of her life. She and her husband, Vincent, permanently established a home with their three children in 2004. Brinkman’s family is active in scouting, youth sports and volunteer work. More information is available at