Jason Jackson

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Noblesville, IN



Jason Jackson is the founding partner of Defend Indiana and is a lifelong Hoosier. For over two decades Jason has dedicated his career to serving clients throughout central Indiana, using his skills in negotiation and courtroom advocacy to get the best possible outcomes for his clients.

Jason grew up in Frankfort, Indiana and attended Frankfurt High School where he served as class president. Jason went on to graduate with honors Magna Cum Laude/Phi Beta Kappa in 1997 from nearby Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana, specifically selecting Wabash for the school’s outstanding reputation in the legal community. Jason prepared for his legal career by earning honors as the top advocate in the Moot Court competition and received the prestigious David Peck Jr award for promise in the study of law,

Jason studied law at the Indiana University Maurer School of Law in Bloomington. Upon graduation and passing the Indiana Bar in 2000, Jason accepted a position with PriceWaterhouseCoopers, LLP - the sixth largest professional services firm in the world at the time. Missing the courtroom, Jason later accepted a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Don Ash of Rutherford County, Tennessee and the Tennessee Court of Appeals. After returning to Indiana, Jason served as an associate with Ryan, Moore, Cook & Hunter in Frankfort, Indiana before forming a solo criminal defense practice in Noblesville, Indiana in 2002.

Prior to founding Defend Indiana, Jason enjoyed a successful solo practice. He maintains two brick-and-mortar offices (Noblesville & Lafayette) and has over 135 FIVE STAR Google reviews.

Jason lives in Noblesville with his wife Kelly, and daughter Madison.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI
  • Drug Crimes
  • Sex Crimes
  • Domestic Violence
  • Violent Offenses
  • Expungements


  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Bloomington, Indiana
    • J.D. - 2000
  • Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana
    • B.A. - 1997
    • Honors: Magna Cum Laude/ Phi Beta Kappa
    • Major: English
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admission

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


  • Indiana Super Lawyers

Classes & Seminars

  • Certified Mediator

Past Positions

  • Ryan Moore Cook and Hunter, Frankfort IN, Associate, 2002
  • The Honorable Don Ash, Tennessee Court of Appeals/Rutherford County Circuit Court, Law Clerk, 2001
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers, LLP, Associate, 2000
  • Siebers Money, LLP, Summer Associate, 1999

Professional Associations

  • Indiana State Barr Association, Member
  • Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, MemberEducation