Plews Shadley Racher and Braun LLP is pleased to announce that Daniel P. Cory, Shelley M. Jackson, and Theresa M. Willard have been elected partner effective January 1, 2016.
Cory, working from the firm’s South Bend office, concentrates his practice on environmental, transactional, and complex litigation and administrative matters with a particular focus on environmental litigation and helping clients manage risks on environmentally impacted properties. He received his B.A. from Indiana University in 2003, and his J.D., cum laude, from Notre Dame Law School in 2008. Cory was the recipient of the Indiana Lawyer’s Up and Coming Lawyer Award in 2013 and was selected for inclusion on the Rising Stars list published in Indiana Super Lawyers in 2014 and 2015. He has also served as an adjunct faculty member at Notre Dame Law School, teaching a course on environmental law and development, with a focus on the redevelopment of former industrial sites (“Brownfields”).
Jackson is a member of the firm’s Healthcare and Life Sciences Practice Group and practices from the firm’s Indianapolis office. She routinely counsels independent pharmacies and other healthcare industry clients in regulatory compliance, risk management, and litigation matters, with a particular emphasis on professional license defense, employment-related issues, and insurance coverage matters. Jackson is a graduate of Ball State University (1996 – B.S.), Indiana Wesleyan University (2001 – M.Ed.), and she earned her Juris Doctorate in 2007 from Indiana University’s McKinney School of Law. She received Indiana Lawyer’s Up and Coming Lawyer Award in 2010, Marion County Bar Association’s President’s Award for Outstanding Service and Achievement in 2011, and has been selected each year since 2012 for the Rising Stars list published in Indiana Super Lawyers. A former teacher, Jackson remains involved in the educational community and currently serves as secretary of the Board for the Hamilton Southeastern Schools Foundation.
Willard, also in the Indianapolis office, represents individuals and businesses in the areas of insurance coverage, environmental law, health law, education, and complex litigation. She is also a registered civil mediator. Willard is a member of the Indiana Protection and Advocacy Services Commission and she serves on the Joseph Maley Foundation’s JMFamily Advocacy Committee. She received her B.A. from Indiana University in 1986 and her J.D., magna cum laude, from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in 1998.
To learn more about Daniel Cory, Shelley Jackson, Theresa Willard, and Plews Shadley Racher and Braun LLP, please visit www.psrb.com.