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10333 North Meridian Street, Suite 111
Indianapolis, Indiana 46290Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 317-660-4880
Fax: 317-660-4888
E-Mail: cpollack@pollacklawpc.com
www.pollacklawpc.com
Practice Areas
About Us
Client Information
Personnel
High Profile Cases
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Established: 2009

Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Trucking Litigation
  • Trial and Appellate Practice
  • School Law
  • Civil Rights Defense
  • Commercial General Liability
  • Construction Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Fire
  • Governmental Entity Defense
  • Jail/Prison Defense
  • Law Enforcement Liability
  • Municipal Liability
  • Negligent Security
  • Pharmacy Defense
  • Police Liability Defense
  • Premises Liability
  • Probate
  • Public Officials Defense
  • Self-Insured Defense
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Slip and Fall
  • State and Federal Courts
  • Tort Claims Defense
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Guardianships, Trusts and Minors' Compromises
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Cases Gone to Trial : 43

About Us
Pollack Law Firm, P.C., a certified woman-owned business, was founded in 2009 by Caren Pollack, a litigation attorney with thirty years' experience in the insurance defense field. Its attorneys have been involved in several high-profile matters and have many published and precedent-setting cases.

Practicing with Ms. Pollack are Lana Swingler and Zachary Stock. Ms. Swingler has been practicing in the area of insurance defense law for over thirty years. She focuses her practice on probate, guardianships, trusts and minors' compromises. Mr. Stock has been practicing law at the trial and appellate levels since 2001. He has worked in both the private and public sectors. He maintains a diverse general practice.
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
AIX GroupA-One Commercial Insurance Risk Retention Group Inc.
Catalina U.S. Insurance ServicesCrum & Forster Insurance
Fairmont SpecialtyJWF Specialty Company, Inc.
OneBeacon Government RisksProSight Specialty Insurance Company
Starr Indemnity & Liability GroupYork Risk Services Group, Inc.
Non-Insurance Clients
Board of School Commissioners of the City of IndianapolisEducational Service Center Risk Funding Trust (ESCRFT)
Fraternal Order of Police - (FOP)Indiana Risk Management Association
Metropolitan School District of Pike TownshipPORAC Legal Defense Fund
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Personnel Information
Principal
Caren L. Pollack
Indianapolis, IN
Years of Experience:30
Admitted
  • Indiana, 1987
  • U.S. District Courts of Indiana
Memberships:
  • Federal and Indiana State Bar Associations
  • Defense Research Institute
Reported Cases:
Hupp v. Hill, 578 N.E. 2d 1320 (Ind. App. 1991); Tapia v. City of Greenwood, 965 F. 2d 336 (7th Circuit 1992); Ritchhart v. Indianapolis Public Schools, 822 N.E. 2nd 982 (Ind. App. 2004), transfer denied; Pettigrew v. Board of Commissioners of Indianapolis Public Schools, 851 N.E. 2d 326 (Ind. App. 2006), transfer denied
Education:
  • Washington University in St. Louis, B.S., 1982
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law, J.D., 1987
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Of Counsel
Lana R. Swingler
Indianapolis, IN
Years of Experience:35
Admitted
  • Indiana, 1982
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana
Memberships:
  • Indiana State and Indianapolis Bar Associations
Education:
  • Ball State University, B.S. (magna cum laude), 1979
  • Indiana University School of Law, J.D., 1982
Law Review:
Associate Editor, Indiana Law Review
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Zachary J. Stock
Indianapolis, IN
Years of Experience:16
Admitted
  • Indiana, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
Memberships:
  • Indiana State Bar Association
Reported Cases:
Baker v. State, 948 N.E.2d 1169 (Ind. 2011); McCullough v. State, 900 N.E.2d 745 (Ind. 2009); Creech v. State, 887 N.E.2d 73 (Ind. 2008); Howard Co. Board of Comm'rs v. Lukowiak, 810 N.E.2d 379 (Ind. Ct. App. 2004)
Education:
  • Ball State University, B.S., 1997
  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D., 2001
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High Profile Cases
Woods v. City of Indianapolis; Craig v. Chief of Police Donald Christ; Young v. Indianapolis Public Schools; Schroeder v. Columbia City Police Dept.; Ritchhart v. Indianapolis Public Schools; Cochran v. City of Huntington; Manley v. Indiana Dept. of Correction; Bartow v. City of Terre Haute; Ludwig v. City of Bloomington; Tapia v. City of Greenwood; Hupp v. Hill
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