Brian J. Hindman is a Partner in the Worker’s Compensation Defense Practice at Wiedner & McAuliffe. He is working out of the firm’s Chicago and Rockford offices. Brian is licensed in both Illinois and Indiana and is experienced with handling a complex and diverse caseload in all venues in both states. Brian’s experience includes defending insurance companies, factories, retailers, trucking companies, large self-insured companies,  manufacturers, etc.

Brian received his Juris Doctor from Valparaiso University School of Law, Indiana in 2008. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree in 2003 from Washington University in St. Louis. While in law school, he was a member of the International Moot Court Team, participated in the Inter-American Human Rights Moot Court Competition and served as a coach for the Susan J. Ferrell intercultural Human Rights Moot Court Competition. Also during law school, he served as a Clinic Associate with the Valparaiso Sports Law Clinic and volunteered at the Valpo Tax Clinic.

Brian was a collegiate swimmer, captain and assistant coach for Washington University Swim Team. Also he is co-founder and director of the non-profit organization Humanitarians for Education and Recreation Outreach (H.E.R.O.), which was started as a way to give back to children in developing communities in various parts of the world.