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Melissa Ann Davidson

Melissa Ann Davidson

Practice areas:

Employee Benefits, Social Security, Personal Injury

About Me

Melissa A. Davidson received her law degree from Indiana University School of Law-Indianapolis.  After working for the State of Indiana doing investigation for child protective services for 2 years, she joined Hankey Law Office as a law clerk in 2000 and is now a Senior Associate Attorney.  She has experience handling a wide range of cases involving Long Term Disability, Social Security Disability, and Personal Injury. She is currently a member of the American Trial Lawyer's Association, Indianapolis Bar Association, and the National Organizaiton of Social Security Claimants Representatives.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Employee Benefits: 34%
  2. Personal Injury: 33%
  3. Social Security: 33%



Contingent (25-33%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Sondra Lynn Burger

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Sondra Burger Social Security Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Stacy Jane Crider

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Stacy Crider Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Hankey Law Office

434 E New York St
Indianapolis, IN, 46202


INActive In Good Standing200605/30/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior Associate AttorneyHankey Law Office2000 - Present
Investigator for Child Protective ServicesState of Indiana1998 - 2000

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Indianapolis Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Organization of Social Security Claimants RepresentativesMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Indiana State Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Kelly v. Schindler Elevator and GEPAReversed and remanded to State Court
Phillips v. Anthem Life Long Term Disability PlanRuling allowing plaintiff discovery outside the administrative record on ERISA plan.

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ball State UniversityPsychologyUnknown1996
Indiana University School of Law, IndianapolisLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
2014 Key Consumer Mental Health ConferenceWorking with Mental Health Conditions and When to Pursue Disability: A Discussion of FMLA, ADA, and Social Security Disability2014
DBSA National ConferenceDisability Benefits and Mental Health Conditions2009