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Background and Areas of Experience
Mr. Lykins is an Associate in the Immigration Group. In his practice, he has handled various types of immigration cases and matters such as Removal Defense; Immigration Bond Hearings; Negotiations with Federal ICE Officers; Naturalization; Consular Processing; Waivers of Inadmissibility; Adjustment of Status; Family-Based Immigration; Asylum; and Employment-Based Petitions. Mr. Lykins also works as a licensed Indiana Domestic Relations and Family Mediator. He has mediated cases in both English and Spanish involving parenting time, custody issues, dissolution, paternity, and other domestic issues.
Mr. Lykins received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brigham Young University majoring in Communications and Public Relations. Mr. Lykins graduated cum laude from Indiana University Maurer School of Law-Bloomington, where he achieved Dean's Honors, served as Executive Articles Editor of the Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, and was also an Octo-Finalist in the Moot Court competition. He was also President of the Indiana Chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society and served as a Vice Chair for the Society's national organization. He has volunteered as a Judge for the Moot Court Competition.
Mr. Lykins is an Indiana native, and he resides in Indianapolis with his wife and children.
Brigham Young University (B.A., Major Communications-Public Relations, 2006); Indiana University Maurer School of Law-Bloomington (J.D., Cum Laude, 2010).
Indiana Supreme Court 2010
Publications And Presentations
Law Tips: Immigration Law Meets Family Law – Sweet Child of Mine by Dallin Lykins; ICLEF blog, August 18, 2015
Foreign Languages Spoken
Spanish (ability to read, write, and speak)
Associate, Lewis & Kappes, PC 2012-Present
Member, Young Professionals Board of the Ronald McDonald House of Indiana;
Honors And Awards
Dean's Honors-2008. 2010