Moriah Cheatham-Williams

Associate
Akron
222 South Main Street
Suite 400
Akron, OH 44308
P 330.849.6614
F 330.376.4577
P 330.849.6614 | F 330.376.4577



Overview

Moriah focuses her practice on transportation, product liability, and the defense of medical malpractice and medical negligence matters.

Services

Industries

Education

  1. The Ohio State University, B.A., English Language & Literature
    • cum laude
    • Dean’s List Honors
  2. The University of Akron School of Law, J.D.
    • CALI Award for Academic Excellence- Prosecution Functions
    • Student Bar Association, Third Year Class President
    • Black Law Student Association, Akron Chapter, Vice President
    • Akron Law Trial Team Member
    • National Trial Advocacy Competition, Second Place
    • Constance Baker Motley Mock Trial Competition, Second Place
    • Akron University School of Law Tzangas Plakas Mannos Intramural Trial Competition, First Place
       

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio

Recognitions

  • Black Law Student Association, Akron Chapter, Vice President
  • National Trial Advocacy Competition, Second Place
  • Constance Baker Motley Mock Trial Competition, Second Place
  • The University of Akron School of Law Intramural Trial Competition, First Place
     

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • The Charles F. Scanlon and Judge Samuel H. Bell Inn of Court
  • Akron-Canton Barristers Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Akron Bar Association
    • Member, Membership Committee
  • Federal Bar Association, The Northern District of Ohio Chapter
     
Community Affiliations
  • Barberton Community Foundation, Board Member
    • Economic Development Committee, Member
    • Scholarship Committee, Member
    • Finance Committee, Member
  • Barberton City Schools, Key Communicator Committee 
  • Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce, Equity & Inclusion Committee
  • Barberton Kiwanis Club
  • Barberton Community Holiness Church
  • Barberton Police Department Volunteer
  • Bounce Innovation Hub Volunteer
  • Community Holiness Church Volunteer
  • The Honorable Betty Sutton, Campaign Treasurer

Insights

Overview

Moriah focuses her practice on transportation, product liability, and the defense of medical malpractice and medical negligence matters.

Education

  1. The Ohio State University, B.A., English Language & Literature
    • cum laude
    • Dean’s List Honors
  2. The University of Akron School of Law, J.D.
    • CALI Award for Academic Excellence- Prosecution Functions
    • Student Bar Association, Third Year Class President
    • Black Law Student Association, Akron Chapter, Vice President
    • Akron Law Trial Team Member
    • National Trial Advocacy Competition, Second Place
    • Constance Baker Motley Mock Trial Competition, Second Place
    • Akron University School of Law Tzangas Plakas Mannos Intramural Trial Competition, First Place
       

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio

Recognitions

  • Black Law Student Association, Akron Chapter, Vice President
  • National Trial Advocacy Competition, Second Place
  • Constance Baker Motley Mock Trial Competition, Second Place
  • The University of Akron School of Law Intramural Trial Competition, First Place
     

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • The Charles F. Scanlon and Judge Samuel H. Bell Inn of Court
  • Akron-Canton Barristers Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Akron Bar Association
    • Member, Membership Committee
  • Federal Bar Association, The Northern District of Ohio Chapter
     
Community Affiliations
  • Barberton Community Foundation, Board Member
    • Economic Development Committee, Member
    • Scholarship Committee, Member
    • Finance Committee, Member
  • Barberton City Schools, Key Communicator Committee 
  • Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce, Equity & Inclusion Committee
  • Barberton Kiwanis Club
  • Barberton Community Holiness Church
  • Barberton Police Department Volunteer
  • Bounce Innovation Hub Volunteer
  • Community Holiness Church Volunteer
  • The Honorable Betty Sutton, Campaign Treasurer