Lauren M. Hardesty



Associate

Phone: (317) 632-4402
Fax: (317) 632-5595
Email: lhardesty@humesmith.com

Lauren focuses her practice on civil litigation, insurance defense litigation, and estate planning. She often provides insurance coverage opinions and engages in litigation to defend clients to the fullest extent of the law. She practices throughout the entire State of Indiana, and she has also represented clients before the Indiana Court of Appeals.

Practice Areas:

  • Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • First and Third-Party Insurance Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate

Reported Decisions:

  • Aaron Bagsby, et al. v. Riley Tinker Snedeker, Court of Appeals

Education:

  • Purdue University, Bachelors of Science Economics
  • Indiana University McKinney School of Law

Bar Admissions:

  • State of Indiana, 2014
  • Northern Districts of Indiana, 2014
  • Southern Districts of Indiana, 2014

Presentations and Publications:

  • What constitutes the unauthorized practice of law? Res Gestea, 2018

Legal and Community Involvement:

  • Indiana Bar Leader Series, Class XVII
  • Solo Small Firm Conference Planning Committee
  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic
  • Pass the Torch for Women Foundation
  • Red Cross – Northern Indiana Chapter

Honors and Awards:

  • Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2019-2021

Professional Associations:

  • Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA)
  • Indianapolis Bar Association (IBA)
  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana (DTCI)

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