Laura A. O’Donnell

Laura A. O’Donnell is a partner at Bayliff, Harrigan, Cord, Maugans, & Cox P.C. experienced in family law, criminal law, real estate, contract and general litigation, and veteran and military-related legal matters. She is also working in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, and bankruptcy.

Prior to joining Bayliff, Harrigan, Cord, Maugans, & Cox P.C., Laura served 11 years on active-duty as a judge advocate in the U.S. Army assisting Soldiers with legal matters in many of the areas mentioned above.

Educational Background:

  • Manchester University, B.S. in Financial Accounting (2002)
  • Valparaiso University School of Law, J.D. (2005)
  • Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, M.B.A. (2011)
  • The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center & School, L.L.M, Military Law (2015)

Bar Admissions:

  • Illinois Bar, (2005)
  • Indiana Bar, (2017)
  • U.S. Supreme Court, (2015)
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana, (2017)
  • The Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, (2015)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, (2017)

Organizations:

  • Howard County Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indiana Trial Lawyers Association

Organizations:

  • Howard County Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indiana Trial Lawyers Association

Military Service:

  • Judge Advocate, Active Duty (2006-2017)
  • Judge Advocate in the United States Reserves

Email: laura.odonnell@bhcmlaw.com