Diana L. Wann

BIOGRAPHY
Phone: (765) 362-7553 | Fax: (765) 362-7572 | Email: dlwann@jacksonkelly.com
132 E Main Street, Suite 301, Crawfordsville, IN 47933


Diana L Wann is Counsel with the Firm and practices with the Administrative Practice Group. Ms. Wann focuses her practice in the area of workers' compensation defense.

Representative cases:   Bible v. St. Vincent's Hospital, 961 N.E. 2d 545 (Ind. App. 2012); Mueller v. DaimlerChrysler Motors Corp., Transmission Plant, 842 N.E.2d 845 (Ind. App. 2006); Gray v. DaimlerChrysler Corp., 821 N.E.2d 431 (Ind. App. 2005); Black v. Olive Garden Restaurant, 644 N.E.2d 627 (Ind. App. 2 Dist. 1994).

 
Legal Experience
 
2014 - PresentJackson Kelly PLLC
2011 - 2014Rudolph, Fine, Porter & Johnson, LLP
2004 - 2011McCray Lavallo Frank & Klingler
1989 - 2003Ice Miller
 
Education
 
1989J.D.Indiana University Maurer School of Law
1975B.S.Indiana University
 
Bar Admissions
 
Indiana
 
Court Admissions
 
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana

Professional Involvement:
  • American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section, Workers' Compensation Committee Co-Chair, 1998 to 2007
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Montgomery County Bar Association, President 2012-2013
  • National Workers' Compensation Defense Network, Charter Member; President (2011-2013), Vice President (2009-2011), Board Member (2006 to 2014), Secretary (2007-2009, 2013-2014), Membership Committee Chair (2004 to 2007)
  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana, Worker’s Compensation Past Chairperson
  • Indiana Workers' Compensation Institute

Community:
  • Kid's Chance of Indiana, Founding Member, Board Member (1996 to present), President

Awards and Honors:
  • Selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® for Workers' Compensation Law - Employers, 2018
  • Named in the 2017 Best Lawyers®  Business Edition "Women in Law" 
  • AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rated for Ethical Standards and Legal Ability™
  • College of Workers Compensation Lawyers
  • Lexis Nexis Workers' Compensation Law Community Workers' Compensation Notable Person of the Year, 2010
  • Indiana Super Lawyers®, 2010, 2011
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, 2008-2017
  • Lawyer of the Year 2014, Best Lawyers—Indianapolis Metro Area Worker's Compensation Law, Employers
  • Top Attorneys in Indiana 2011 - Indianapolis Monthly
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