Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation

Shelbie J. Luna

Shelbie J. Luna
General Counsel & Vice President of Administration

In her role as General Counsel, Shelbie is a member of the senior Executive leadership team and provides legal and business advice and direction on a wide range of legal and business issues.  She provides counsel to the Chief Executive Officer, Shelbie Luna headshotexecutive team and board of directors.  She also serves as the Vice President of Administration leading Bickerdike’s Administrative Team, which includes, Human Resources, Communications, Technology and Resource Development.  Shelbie brings her comprehensive background in employment and labor law as well as commercial and business law to Bickerdike.  Prior to joining Bickerdike, Shelbie was in private practice where she focused her practice in labor and employment and business and commercial litigation.  Shelbie is an experienced speaker and lecturer on cutting edge and advanced Employment law issues and has served as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Valparaiso University School of Law for Employment Law and Negotiations and Mediation. Shelbie has been recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising Star in Employment and Labor, Rising Star for Leadership in the Law, and as an Influential Women of Northwest Indiana Up and Coming Woman in the Law.  She is a member of the Association of Corporate Counsel, the Hispanic National Bar Association, the Hispanic Lawyer Association of Illinois and Corporation Counsel Women of Color.  She is licensed to practice law in Indiana and Illinois.  She resides in Chicago, Illinois.

Background Information
Education: B.A. in Criminal Justice, with highest distinction honors
Indiana University Northwest, Gary, IN
Juris Doctor, suma cum laude, Valparaiso University School of Law
Valparaiso, IN


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