Jennifer C. Hughes

Victoria L. Howard
Samuel W. Hughes


  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, J.D., 2005
  • Indiana University, B.A., 2002

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana

Professional Memberships

  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Hamilton County Bar Association
  • McKinney-Shepard Indianapolis Inn of Court
  • Hamilton County Leadership Academy, 2013

Community Involvement

  • Hamilton County Leadership Academy, Past Member of the Executive Board of Directors
  • Meridian Kessler Neighborhood Association Home Tour, Past Committee Member and Volunteer
  • Trinity Haven, Volunteer

About Jenni

Jenni concentrates her practice on family law, specifically focusing on property division, custody, parenting time and child support. She also handles prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Jenni is a member of the Indiana, Indianapolis, and Hamilton County Bar Associations. She is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for both the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana.

Jenni grew up in Eaton, Ohio, graduating from Eaton High School in 1998. She graduated from Indiana University in 2002 with a BA in Criminal Justice and Political Science and a minor in Psychology. While at IU, she was a member of Phi Eta Sigma, the Panhellenic Board, and Zeta Tau Alpha.

Jenni graduated from De Paul University College of Law, Chicago with a J.D. in 2005. While at De Paul, Jennifer received a Certificate in Family Law, was a member of the Public Interest Law Association and was selected to receive a PILA grant for completion of legal services as a 711 student-attorney at Chicago Volunteer Legal Services.

Jenni resides in Indianapolis with her husband, Mason and their children. Jenni is an avid IU fan and is a member of the Indiana University President’s Circle. Jennifer participates in USTA-Indianapolis League Tennis and enjoys volunteering with the Meridian Kessler Neighborhood Association Home Tour and supporting the Hamilton County Leadership Academy. She is currently a Barrister with the McKinney-Shepard Indianapolis Inn of Court.