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Wilford A. Hahn

Partner

260-356-7030

Wilford A. Hahn is a long-lasting Partner of Matheny, Hahn & Denman, Law L.L.P practicing in in a variety of areas including Civil Litigation, Estate Planning, Personal Injury, Workers’ Compensation, Wrongful Death, Will Contests, Trusts, Fall Injuries, Nursing Home Injuries, and Medical Malpractice.

Admitted:

1973, Indiana; 1974, Colorado
 

Law School:

  • University of Denver, J.D., 1973
  • Participant, Summer Term at Exeter, England, sponsored by the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
 

College:

Purdue University, B.S. in Agriculture, 1967
 

Member:

  • Huntington County (President, 1979-1980)
  • Indiana State Bar Association
    •  Chair. Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee 2007-2010
    •  Member, Indiana Board of Govenors 2013-2015
  • American Bar Association; and Indiana Trial Lawyers Association
 

Biography:

  • Staff Attorney, United States Department of Agriculture, Denver, CO, 1973-1975
  • Assistant City Attorney, 1976-1982. Deputy Prosecutor, Child Support, 1976-1978
 

Born:

Bremen, Indiana, April 8, 1944
 

Honors:

  • American Business Women’s Association, Business Associate of the Year, 1992
  • Chief of the Flint Springs Tribe, 1998 (For community services to Huntington County residents)
  • Volunteer Lawyer of the Year for Huntington County, 2001
  • National Board Member of the Year, 2005 (For outstanding services as Lafontaine Board Chair)
  • Indiana State Bar Association Presidential Citation, 2009 (For exemplary services to Indiana citizens as Chair of UPO Committee)

Practice Areas: 

  • Civil Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Wrongful Death
  • Will Contests
  • Trusts
  • Fall Injuries
  • Nursing Home Injuries
  • Medical Malpractice

Community Involvement: 

  • Huntington College – Board of Trustees, 1990-1992
  • Huntington College Foundation – 1983-2002, President 1990-1992
  • Huntington County Community Foundation – Board of Directors 1992-2002 and President 2000-2002
  • Pathfinder Services – Board of Directors, 1977-1983 and President 1982-1983
  • United Way of Huntington County – Board of Directors and Fund Drive Chairman, 1987
  • LaFontaine Center – Board of Directors, 2003-present and President 1994-1997
  • Huntington Library – Board of Trustees, 1987-1990
  • Youth Services Bureau – Board of Directors, 1991-1999
  • Huntington County Humane Society and Foundation – Board of Directors, President 1978-1980
  • Kiwanis Club – Member 1983-2007, President 1989-1990
  • Huntington County Red Cross – Board of Directors 1977-1980, 2003-2009