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 first step in getting somewhere is to decide that you're not staying where you are." #motivationalmonday http://ow.ly/i/aEqPO— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 17, 2015
"Life is not meant to be traveled backwards." #motivationalmonday http://ow.ly/i/aEqK5— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 17, 2015
"You absolutely can love someone too much." - Things I Have Learned by @jessicadenis10 #divorce #relationships http://ow.ly/QCUUd— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 16, 2015
6 ways to maintain your sanity while #parenting w/ a narcissist. Do. Not. Engage. #coparenting #parentingafterdivorce http://ow.ly/QCUks— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 16, 2015
Doing some weekend #gardening? Here are 8 gardening lessons you can use in your #divorce! @KarenCovy http://ow.ly/QCTNZ— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 15, 2015
Moving on after #divorce: The ONE word that will hold you back. #seizetheday #greatread @divorcedgirljp http://ow.ly/QCTvj— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 15, 2015
15 things I wish I'd known the 1st year after my #divorce - we completely agree with No. 3...awkward holiday dinners! http://ow.ly/QCSFZ— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 14, 2015
"He technically "won" the race, as in, he is the first person to move on, and not me." AWESOME read by @LauraLifshitz http://ow.ly/QCRSz— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 14, 2015
13 reasons #divorce is ANYTHING BUT a #failure. #steppingstone #personalgrowth #stronger http://ow.ly/QCRvG— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 13, 2015
3 ways to handle your #divorce like a celebrity (in a good way)! RIP, Bennifer. #celebritydivorce @Honoree http://ow.ly/QCQRJ— Lanae M. Harden (@HARDENJACKSON) August 13, 2015