Anna Mandula


Anna Mandula is an a partner in the Northwest Indiana office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Professional Liability, Complex Business & Commercial Litigation, and Medical Malpractice Practices.

Anna is an experienced personal injury and medical malpractice lawyer. She concentrates her law practice on defending health care providers in medical malpractice matters and has successfully tried cases as second chair, including taking cases up on appeal to the Indiana Court of Appeals and Indiana Supreme Court. Ms. Mandula also counsels clients in the areas of Family and Juvenile Law, Adoptions, Estate Planning and Probate, and Guardianships. In addition to her litigation experience, Ms. Mandula has experience consulting with major hospitals and healthcare facilities in Northwest Indiana on both corporate and risk management matters.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Professional Liability
  • Complex Business & Commercial Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice

Additional Experience



U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana


  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Lake County Bar Association
  • Calumet American Inns of Court

Awards & Honors

  • Indiana Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2018, and 2019
  • Up and Coming Lawyers Award, presented by The Indiana Lawyer, Leadership in Law Section, 2012

Professional Presentations

  • Speaker, Department of Child Services, Local Office, Gary, IN, and local area churches, State of Indiana Adoption Process, May and June 2019
  • Speaker, Emergency Detention & Hospital Intervention: What Physicians and Staff Need to Know, St. Catherine Hospital, January 2014
  • Speaker, several Northwest Indiana public middle schools to promote the legal profession to students, including participation in Law Day, May 2013
  • Speaker, Accelerated Physician MBA Program presented by Compass Integrated, March 2012


Valparaiso University School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2008

Valparaiso University

Master of Arts, Psychology, with distinction, 2008

Loyola University Chicago

Bachelor of Science, Psychology, magna cum laude, 2002


DTCI: A few estate planning strategies for peace of mind,” The Indian Lawyer, August 5, 2020