Lanae M. Harden
About Lanae M. HardenLanae Harden is a founding member of HARDEN JACKSON, LLC where she practices family law litigation with more than 14 years of experience. She chairs the firm's Family Law Practice Group.
Ms. Harden received her Juris Doctor magna cum laude from Indiana University School of Law, finishing in the top 5% of her class. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Texas at Austin, where she graduated magna cum laude and was a member of the university's tennis team. Ms. Harden is also a four-time Indiana State Tennis Champion.
Ms. Harden is a skilled litigator and extremely adept at managing heavy caseloads. With extensive trial experience, she has successfully represented a diverse clientele from stay-at-home mothers to professional athletes. Ms. Harden's professional career includes 9 years at one of Indianapolis' larger law firms where she was the only attorney who practiced exclusively in the area of family law.
Ms. Harden's practice philosophy involves developing a specific strategy with each client in order to proceed to final hearing in the best possible position. She thoroughly evaluates her clients' cases in order to determine what is in their best interest and the best interest of their children. She frequently utilizes expert witnesses including accountants, bank officers, school officials, mental health professionals and daycare providers to obtain necessary evidence for hearing. As an assertive advocate and trusted advisor, Ms. Harden is able to provide a professional, yet personal level of service for her clients during a difficult and emotionally draining period.
Ms. Harden is a member of the Indianapolis Bar Association, the Indiana State Bar Association, and the Hamilton County Bar Association, for which serves on the Family Law Executive Committee. She has also been selected as a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine three years in a row (2010-2012), an honor that lists Lanae as one of the top attorneys in Indiana.
- Family Law
- Arbitration & Mediation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
|Partner, Harden Jackson LLC|
|University of Texas - Austin|
|Honors: Magna cum laude|
|Activities: Tennis team|
|Indiana University School of Law||J.D.|
|Honors: Magna cum laude|
|Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers Magazine|
|Member, Indiana State Bar|
|Member, Indianapolis Bar Association|
|Member, Hamilton County Bar Association|
|Activities: Family Law Executive Committee|
WEBSITES & BLOGS
Website: Lanae M. Harden's Website Profile
Website: Harden Jackson LLC Website
Blog: Indiana Family Lawyer Blog
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The argument for a national divorce law & this economist's advice on your #divorce settlement. #divorcelaw #familylaw http://ow.ly/OWxwb— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 1 day ago
What divorced retirees should know about #socialsecurity - #familylaw #divorce #retirement http://ow.ly/OWBpL— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 1 day ago
14 things #divorce teaches you about marriage. We couldn't agree more! @binnywong #familylaw #healthyrelationships http://ow.ly/OWwBC— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 1 day ago
A proud divorcee on same-sex marriage, life after #divorce, and her views on marriage now @divorcedoula604 http://ow.ly/OWw13— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 2 days ago
6 powerful life lessons learned from single dads - "a relationship should be a partnership of equals" #singledads http://ow.ly/OWBak— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 2 days ago
Are you scared that #divorce means not being a mother? @sincemydivorce http://ow.ly/N08hL— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 3 days ago
12 things you don't understand about #divorce until you get one..."a marriage cannot be saved by one spouse alone" http://ow.ly/OWAMl— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 3 days ago
Great article on #collaborativedivorce! 3 out of 5 of our attorneys are now collaboratively trained http://ow.ly/N07Gb— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 3 days ago
"She stood in the storm, and when the wind did not blow her away, she adjusted her sails." #motivationalmonday http://t.co/nmfArAztPC— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 4 days ago
@divorcedwkids Anytime! We love reading your content and look forward to reading more soon! #greatwriters— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) 4 days ago