BRIDGETT J. REPAY
Senior Attorney
Crown Point, IN
P: 219.794.1888
F: 219.794.1982
bjrepay@kopkalaw.com

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Bridgett J. Repay concentrates her practice in a variety of insurance defense matters, civil litigation, and worker’s compensation. Bridgett represents employers, insurance companies, third party administrators and corporations across the state of Indiana.

Bridgett is an accomplished insurance defense trial attorney, and has tried at least 25 cases to a jury verdict. She also has extensive experience representing clients in cases involving personal injury, premises liability and medical malpractice.  Bridgett worked as in-house counsel for an insurance company. It was there that she defended cases involving auto accidents, dog bites, slip and falls, and more.

Bridgett graduated, with honors, from Purdue University in 1994 where she competed at a national level in the college’s mock trial team. She earned her J.D. cum laude from Valparaiso University School of Law in 1997, where she was the vice president of the student bar association and then clerked for the Honorable Rudy Lozano in the Federal Court of the Northern District of Indiana.

Bridgett is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association, and previously a sustaining member of the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association for seven years. She is also a member of the Lake County Bar Association, where she served two years as a member of the board of managers.

Outside of the office Bridgett volunteers her time at St. Michael’s School and Bishop Noll Institute. She has also worked with local elementary schools on various topics such as the “We the People” program, “Indiana Kids’ Election” and “Why Lincoln Was a Lawyer.” Bridgett and her husband stay very active with the sporting and school events of their two sons, and also enjoy spending time at home with their two German Shepherds and watching, or attending, Chicago sporting events and Purdue basketball games.

ADMISSIONS

Indiana
U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana

EDUCATION

Valparaiso University School of Law, J.D. cum laude
Purdue University, B.A. with high honors

MEMBERSHIPS

Lake County Bar Association, Board of Managers 2007-2010
Indiana State Bar Association