Moriah Cheatham Williams

Associate
Akron
222 South Main Street
Suite 400
Akron, OH 44308
P 330.696.3736
F 330.376.4577
P 330.696.3736 | F 330.376.4577



Overview

Moriah focuses her practice on transportation, product liability, and the defense of medical malpractice and medical negligence matters. Shis is also a member of the Roetzel & Andress Diversity & Inclusion Committee.

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

  • Award recipient, "30 for the Future" - Greater Akron Chamber (2021) 
  • Selected to Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Transportation Law (2022); Product Liability Litigation - Defendants (2022)
  • 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
  • City of Barberton Planning Commission 

Insights

Overview

Moriah focuses her practice on transportation, product liability, and the defense of medical malpractice and medical negligence matters. Shis is also a member of the Roetzel & Andress Diversity & Inclusion Committee.

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

  • Award recipient, "30 for the Future" - Greater Akron Chamber (2021) 
  • Selected to Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Transportation Law (2022); Product Liability Litigation - Defendants (2022)
  • 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
  • City of Barberton Planning Commission