Karoline E. Jackson is a partner in the Litigation Department of Barnes & Thornburg LLP. Ms. Jackson represents businesses and individuals in a variety of civil litigation matters in both state and federal courts throughout the United States. She concentrates her practice in the areas of complex commercial litigation and securities litigation. Ms. Jackson is recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America® in commercial litigation.
Her business litigation practice involves diverse areas including contract, corporate governance, securities fraud, and retail landlord-tenant disputes. Ms. Jackson also represents broker-dealers and other businesses in arbitration forums, including the National Association of Securities Dealers and the American Arbitration Association.
She is admitted to practice before all Indiana and Illinois state courts and the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana, the Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois, the Western District of Michigan, and the District of Colorado.
Ms. Jackson graduated from Ball State University in 1995 with a B.S. degree summa cum laude in finance with a Spanish minor and the Dean’s Citation for Perfect Academic Record. In 1998 she received her J.D. magna cum laude from Indiana University School of Law – Bloomington where she was a member of the Indiana Law Journal and earned Order of the Coif honors. Prior to joining Barnes & Thornburg in 2000, Ms. Jackson was an associate at a law firm in Chicago.