Harden Jackson is pleased to announce that attorney Laura M. Taylor has joined the firm’s Family Law Practice group. Laura received her Juris Doctor from Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington, in 1996. She completed her undergraduate studies at Vanderbilt University.
Laura is an experienced civil litigator and has previously practiced at one of Indiana’s largest law firms where she handled a variety of cases in state and federal courts. She also has extensive knowledge of real estate and contract law, having represented clients in complex transactions.
Her litigation experience also includes appellate work for clients through Marion County, where she addressed numerous state and federal constitutional issues. Most recently, Laura has worked for the Indiana State Medical Association advising physicians, medical providers and patients on issues involving health care law.
Laura has previously served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Ezra Friedlander at the Indiana Court of Appeals. At Harden Jackson, she utilizes her extensive appellate and litigation experience to assist divorce and family law clients, especially those seeking aid in appellate issues and those in medical and health care professions.
When she is not practicing law, Laura is a busy volunteer. She is an active parishioner at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church where she has served as a church vestry member, a counselor for engaged couples, and a Sunday School teacher. Laura is also involved in a number of community activities. She has been a member of the board of directors of The Children’s Corner, a pre-school affiliated with St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, and is a member of The Guild of The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis and a member of The Guild’s Hospital Outreach team. She is an accomplished athlete who played tennis for Vanderbilt University and has worked as an assistant teaching professional at the Indianapolis Racquet Club. She also has been a long-time youth soccer coach at the Jewish Community Center and Meridian Street United Methodist Church.
Laura is happy to be a member of Harden Jackson’s team and is currently accepting new client inquiries. She’s also looking forward to networking with other attorneys and professionals to develop referral relationships.
Laura resides in Indianapolis with her husband and three children.