Cheryl A. Williamson

Cheryl A. Williamson is a lifelong resident of Northwest Indiana.  She graduated from Indiana University and then obtained her Juris Doctorate degree from Valparaiso University School of Law.  She graduated 5th in her class, Magna Cum Laude, and was honored to participate in the Valparaiso University Law Review.

At Rhame, Elwood and McClure her private practice consists of mediation, family law, and general civil litigation.  In addition, she serves as a Senior Judge in Lake County, Indiana.   Her Senior Judge position is based upon her prior years of service as a Magistrate Judge in the Lake County Circuit Court.

She is a member of the Porter County Bar Association and the Lake County Bar Association and is a founding member of the Women Lawyer’s Association.  She has received honors for her service as a pro bono attorney and has been a speaker at legal education seminars on topics including mediation and family law.  She served on the Indiana Supreme Court Protection Order Committee for five years and was an Adjunct Professor at the Valparaiso University Law School for six years.


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3200 Willowcreek Road, Suite A
Portage, Indiana 46368
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