Attorney Profiles

Lane C. Siesky

attorney-lane-sieskyLane was born and raised in Evansville, Indiana. He graduated from Harrison High School in 1991. Lane then obtained a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology with a Minor in Psychology from Indiana University in 1995. He went on to graduate from Indiana Law in 1998.

After law school, Lane was admitted to practice law in both Indiana and Illinois. He first joined an insurance defense law firm and then transitioned to primarily a plaintiff’s practice. In 2006, Lane founded Siesky & Viehe Law Firm, PC. The firm focuses in the areas of personal injury law, employment law, False Claims Act cases, workers compensation law, and disability law.

Lane has resolved cases in a variety of forums, including bench and jury trials, arbitrations, mediations and administrative proceedings. He has published decisions in both Federal and State Court and has argued in front of the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals and the Indiana Supreme Court. Lane is also admitted in the United States Supreme Court. For his many legal accomplishments, Lane is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®.

Reported decisions include: U.S. ex rel Main vs. Oakland City University, 426 F.3d 914 (7th Circ. 2005); Peters vs. Forster, 804 N.E.2d 736 (Ind. 2004); Baker vs. Fenneman & Brown Properties, LLC, 793 N.E.2d 1203 (Ind.App. 2003).

Lane is a regular speaker for continuing legal education seminars. His speaking engagements include: 2006 Electronic Discovery; 2007 Federal Court Mediation; 2007 Qui Tam (Whistleblower) cases 101; 2007 Electronic Discovery for Paralegals; 2007 Kentucky State Fair Mock Trials; 2008 Document Retention and Destruction; 2008 Ethics in the Electronic Age; 2009 Technology at Trial; 2010 The False Claims Act, a Case Study; 2011 Small Law Office Technology; 2011 Electronic Discovery; 2011 Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress; 2012 Anatomy of a Jury Trial (Mock Trial in U.S. District Court); and 2013 What Lawyers Wish Judges Knew.

In the community, Lane volunteers and serves on boards. He also participates with fundraising projects and charitable contributions. Over the years, Lane has been active with Media Ministries and the Dream Center, Barnabas Ministries, the Evansville Bar Association, the American Red Cross, Albion Fellows Bacon Center, the Evansville Association for the Blind and other non-profit organizations.

Karolina Viehe

attorney-karolina-vieheKarolina Viehe is a Partner Attorney at Siesky & Viehe Law Firm, PC. She was born in Prague, Czech Republic, where she received her undergraduate degree and later earned her first law degree from Charles University, Faculty of Law. She then moved to Evansville and earned her second law degree. She graduated from Valparaiso University School of Law with Magna Cum Laude honors and was awarded by the National Order of Scribes for outstanding legal writing.

Prior to beginning law school, Karolina volunteered as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for Vanderburgh County, Indiana. As a law student, Karolina served as judicial extern for the Honorable Magistrate Judge William G. Hussmann, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana. She also gained valuable experience while serving as the certified legal intern for the Vanderburgh County Prosecutor’s Office.

Karolina is licensed to practice law in Indiana. Karolina speaks multiple languages, including English, Czech, and Slovak and has a working knowledge of German.

Practice Areas:
Personal Injury
Employment Law
Workers’ Compensation
Immigration Law

Indiana State Bar
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana

Professional Associations:
Indiana State Bar Association
Evansville Bar Association
Indiana Trial Lawyers Association

If you need representation, please call Siesky & Viehe Law Firm at (812) 402-7700 or email us for a free consultation.