Tara Cragen


Tara Cragen is the Resident Attorney at the Nice Law Firm’s Martinsville office and also maintains an office at the Indianapolis location. Ms. Cragen earned her B.A. from Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis and her J.D. from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law.

While in law school, Ms. Cragen volunteered as a Court Appointed Special Advocated (CASA) to help represent the best interest of children and served as a board member of the Family Law Society.

Ms. Cragen concentrates her practice on the areas of Family and Criminal Law. She has represented clients in matters such as divorce, guardianship, CHINS, adoption, paternity, enforcement and enforcement defense, child support, relocation. custody and parenting time modifications, OWI, domestic violence and drug offenses.

Ms. Cragen has represented out-of-state clients with matters in Indiana. Aside from litigation, she also practices transactional law such as contract review, prenuptial agreements, wills and power of attorney.

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Paternity
  • Modifications
  • Enforcement & Enforcement Defense
  • Property Division
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Relocation
  • Registration of Foreign Orders
  • Criminal Law
  • Protective Orders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Offenses

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Bar Association


  • Indiana University
    • Purdue University Indianapolis, B.A.
  • Indiana University
    • Robert McKinney School of Law

Pro Bono Activities

  • IU Student Outreach Clinic, Supervising Attorney
  • Child Advocates of Marion County, CASA