Brianna grew up on a family farm in northeastern Indiana. Now she focuses her legal practice working for farmers and agribusinesses. Brianna has litigated complex environmental and agricultural matters, including insurance coverage, regulatory compliance, tort claims, zoning appeals, and employment claims. Brianna also negotiates and drafts contracts for agricultural companies and farms, including farm leases, employment agreements, sales agreements, and privacy contracts. She is licensed in Indiana and Illinois and has represented a wide variety of clients from start-up companies and livestock farmers to large agricultural businesses, trade groups, and municipalities.

Brianna has authored numerous articles and given presentations on a variety of topics, including livestock operations, land use, the Clean Water Act, employment issues in agricultural businesses, drainage issues, farm leases, wetlands, agri-tourism, food law, and insurance coverage. 

See a listing of Brianna’s recent speaking engagements here.


  • Indiana Agricultural Leadership Program, AgriInstitute, Class 18 (current class)

  • Indianapolis Bar Association Environmental Law Section Committee

  • American Agricultural Law Association Subcommittee Chair, 2018 to present

  • Indiana State Bar Association Agricultural Law Section, Chair 2016-2017

  • Indiana State Bar Association Leadership Development Academy III, 2014

  • Mentor, Indiana State Bar Association Mentor Match program, 2015

  • Indiana Lawyer Leadership in Law, Up and Coming Lawyer, 2014

  • Indiana Superlawyer's Rising Star, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018

  • Carthage College Alumni Council, 2015 to present

  • Valparaiso Law School Central Indiana Alumni Council, 2013 to 2015


  • Carthage College (B.S., cum laude, 2005)

  • Valparaiso University (M.S., International Commerce & Policy, 2009)

  • Valparaiso University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2009)

  • U.S. Department of Commerce, Foreign Commercial Service (Lima, Peru, 2006)

Community Involvement

  • Child Advocates volunteer, 2010 to 2014

  • The Heritage Place board member, 2011 to 2014

  • Central Indiana Valparaiso School of Law Alumni Council, 2012 to 2014

  • Cabrini Green Tutor Connections, 2015 to 2016

  • Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, 2015 to 2016


  • Email: schroeder@aglaw.us

  • Twitter: @schroederindy

  • Phone: 317.855.9920 x2