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Hilary Ann Barnes

Practice Areas:

  • Personal Injury

Biography

Christopher & Taylor focuses on complex litigation involving personal injury including motorcycle, auto and aviation accidents, as well as business, and estate planning. The firm's attorneys bring insight and a steadfast commitment to each case to achieve the best possible results for their clients. Hilary focuses primarily in the areas of business litigation and personal injury. She is licensed in Indiana; however, her practice is not limited to Indiana as she assists the firm on cases throughout Illinois and Ohio. Hilary is also co-founder of Hotel Tango Distillery and serves as its general counsel. Hilary has been named a Super Lawyer since 2018 and names as Best Lawyers Ones to Watch for 2021 and 2022. She enjoys serving on several nonprofit boards in her community, including Indiana Landmarks and as vice president of the Old Northside Foundation. Hilary is also an avid motorcyclist and private pilot.

Bar Admission

  • Supreme Court of Indiana, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 2014

Education

  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • J.D. - 2013
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, Illinois
    • 2009

Professional Associations

  • Indiana State Bar Association, Member
  • University Club, Member
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Member

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Indiana Landmarks, Secretary/Assistant Treasurer, Board Member
  • Old Northside Foundation, Inc., Vice President

Honors

  • Super Lawyers 2018-Present
  • Best Lawyers - One to Watch - 2021-2022
  • Junior Achievement Indy's Best & Brightest Finalist in the Law, 2021

Current Employment Position

  • Attorney