Christopher S. Stake

Background & Experience

Associate at DeLaney & DeLaney LLC

  • Court admissions:  United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, United States District Court Northern District of Indiana, United States District Court Southern District of Indiana, State of Indiana
  • Attorney, DeLaney & DeLaney LLC, 2008 – present
  • Second chair for jury trial in Emily Herx v. Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Inc., U.S. District Court for Northern District of Indiana, 2014
  • Second chair for jury trial in Snedeker v. Snedeker, U.S. District Court for Southern District of Indiana, 2012
  • Second chair for jury trial in Rebecca Denman, M.D. v. St. Vincent Medical Group and St. Vincent Carmel Hospital, Indiana Commercial Court, 2021
  • Notes Editor, Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law
  • Judicial law clerk, Monroe County, Indiana Circuit Court for the Hon. Frances G. Hill, the Hon. E. Michael Hoff and the Hon. Teresa Harper


  • Vanderbilt University Law School, Juris Doctor, 2007
  • Indiana University-Bloomington, Bachelor of Arts, Journalism and Political Science


  • Best Lawyers Ones to Watch 2021-2023
    • Labor and Employment Law – Employee