Stephanie Jane Hahn

Stephanie Jane Hahn

Sole Practitioner
Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana
Phone:
800-375-1548
Fax:
317-816-7001
Email:
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Stephanie Jane Hahn is an employment law attorney practicing in Indiana. Her practice is primarily dedicated to the compassionate representation of employees who are victims of discrimination based on gender, race, disability, age and religious affiliation. Ms. Hahn represents employees in respect to other legal matters impacting their employment as well, including sexual harassment, pregnancy discrimination, hostile work environment, violations of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), wrongful termination, retaliation, claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), in addition to wage and hour violations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

Ms. Hahn received her Juris Doctor from Valparaiso University. While attending law school, she was part of the school's moot court team and competed nationally on behalf of the law school and the moot court team in the Civil Rights Moot Court Competition in 1995. She was admitted to practice law in the state of Indiana and before the Northern and Southern District Courts of Indiana in 1995. The following year, she was admitted to appear before the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. Hahn is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association and currently serves as a member of the Executive Board of the Employment and Labor Law Council. Widely respected by her peers, she is a frequent lecturer on a wide array of employment law topics at seminars and workshops for attorneys and other professionals.

With nearly 20 years of employment law experience and an established record of dedication to her clients in the state of Indiana, Ms. Hahn has represented clients in federal and state courts as well as before administrative bodies and commissions, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Her experience includes the negotiation and drafting of employment contracts, severance agreements, and nondisclosure and noncompete covenants and agreements. In addition, she has trained unionized employees, including employees of an international Fortune 500 company, on matters relating to employment discrimination, retaliation and their rights under various state and federal employment laws. Her wide-ranging experience makes her a compelling figure both in and out of the courtroom and is a testament of her dedication to her clients

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Employment and Labor Law

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana
  • U.S. Federal Courts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 1995

Education

  • Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana
    • J.D. - 1995
    • Honors: Moot Court, Valparaiso University School of Law – 1994-1995
    • Honors: Member of Civil Rights Moot Court Team – 1995

Classes/Seminars

  • Presenter – Year in Review 2014, Employment and Labor Law Update, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Foundation (ICLEF), 2014 - Present
  • Program Chair, Recent Developments in Employment Law, Indiana Continue Legal Education Foundation (ICLEF), 2013 - Present
  • Presenter – Year in Review 2013, Employment and Labor Law Update, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Foundation (ICLEF), 2013 - Present
  • Speaker/Presenter, Presentation on The Social Media Revolution: The Risks and rewards for Employees, Employers and Their Attorneys, Indiana State Bar Association – Women in Law Bench Bar Conference, 2012 - Present
  • Program Chair and Presenter, Recent Developments in Employment Law, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Foundation (ICLEF), 2012 - Present
  • Employment Law 101 for the Solo and Small Firm Practitioner, Indiana State Bar Association Solo and Small Firm Conference, 2011 - Present
  • Program Chair and Speaker/Panelist on Matters of Retaliation Under Primary Employment Statutes, Recent Developments in Employment Law, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Foundation (ICLEF), 2011 - Present
  • Speaker/Panelist, The Social Media Revolution: The Risks and Rewards for Employees, Employers and their Attorneys, Indiana State Bar Association – Annual Convention, 2011 - Present
  • Program Chair and Presenter, Recent Developments in Employment Law, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Foundation (ICLEF), 2010 - Present
  • Program Chair and Speaker/Panelist, Recent Developments in Employment Law, ICLEF, 2009 - Present
  • Speaker/Panelist, Recent Developments in Employment Law, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Foundation (ICLEF), 2008 - Present
  • Speaker/Panelist, Recent Developments in Employment Law, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Foundation (ICLEF), 2007 - Present
  • Speaker/Panelist, Title VII: Harassment – Evidentiary Matters, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Foundation (ICLEF), 2006 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Top 25 Female Super Lawyers, 2015 - Present
  • Indiana Super Lawyers, 2013 - 2015
  • Selected to Attend and Participate in the Indiana State Bar Association’s Inaugural Leadership Development Academy
  • Member of the Steering Committee for Inaugural Class of the Indiana State Bar Association’s Leadership Development Academy’s Service Project, 2012 - Present
  • Graduate of the Inaugural Class of the Indiana State Bar Association’s Leadership Development Academy, 2012 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Indiana State Bar Association, Employment and Labor Law Council, Member, 2007 - 2013
  • Indiana State Bar Association, Employment and Labor Law Council, Member, Executive Board, 2009 - 2013
  • Committee on Specialization for the Employment and Labor Section’s Council, Past Chair
  • National Employment Lawyers Association of Indiana, Member
  • National Employment Lawyers Association, Member
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Member
  • ISBA Employment Law Council, Chair, 2011 - 2012
  • Committee Exploring the Specialization of Employment Law in Indiana, Chair, 2011 - 2012
  • ISBA Employment Law Council, Chair Elect, 2010 - 2011
  • ISBA Employment Law Council, Vice Chair, 2009 - 2010
  • ISBA Employment Law Council, Secretary/Treasurer, 2008 - 2009

Pro Bono Activities

  • Barrister, Sagamore Inn of Court, 2007 - 2012
  • Indiana State Bar Association’s Leadership Development Academy – Member of the Steering Committee for the Community Service Project