Jane F. Bennett – Partner

Serving clients with passion and dedication in a legal career of over 35 years, Jane concentrates on medical malpractice and insurance defense. Her experience served her well as a member of various Indiana Supreme Court commissions and committees, and as a past president of the St. Joseph County Bar Association. Community minded, she’s helped build homes as a volunteer with Habitat for Humanity.

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Insurance Defense

Professional Affiliations

  • St. Joseph County Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Member of Committee on Character and Fitness, Indiana Supreme Court, 1995–Present
  • President, St. Joseph County Bar Association, 1995–1996

Civic Involvement

  • Notre Dame Magazine Class Notes Editor for Class of 1977 since graduation


  • State of Indiana
  • United States District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana


  • B.A. in Near Eastern Language and Literature from Indiana University; cum laude, 1974
  • J.D. from Notre Dame Law School, 1977

Personal Snapshot

  • Habitat for Humanity volunteer
  • Worked with Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter to build a home in Georgia

Jane's Insights