Cheryl L. Niemeier

Director of Knowledge & Research Services Indianapolis
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Summary

Cheryl is responsible for the firm-wide management of knowledge and research services. Her career includes more than 31 years as a library and information professional with over 23 years in law firm library management.

With the strength of a team approach, Cheryl’s primary responsibilities include:

  • Department financial management and budget preparation.
  • Research collection development and management.
  • Contract negotiation and account management.
  • Attorney online research training.
  • Competitive intelligence and legal research.

Awards

  • Recipient, Indiana State Bar Association Affiliate Member of the Year Award (2013)

Education

  • University of Illinois, M.S. Library & Information Science
  • Indiana University, B.S. Education

Professional Affiliations

  • The American Association of Law Libraries Member
  • Indianapolis Law Librarians Association Member and Past President
  • The American Association of Law Libraries Past Chair Advisor Private Law Librarians-SIS 2015-2016
  • The American Association of Law Libraries Private Law Libraries-SIS, Chair 2014-2015
  • The American Association of Law Libraries Economic Status of Law Librarians Committee 2009-2011 and Chair 2010-2011
  • The American Association of Law Libraries Private Law Libraries Special Interest Section 2013 & 2014; PLL Summit Planning Committee
  • The American Association of Law Libraries PLL-SIS Nominations Committee 2007- 2010
  • Indiana Library Federation Legislative Committee Member 2006-2009
  • ORALL At-Large-Board Member 2007-2009
  • The American Association of Law Libraries Recruitment to Law Librarianship Committee 2007-2008
  • The American Association of Law Libraries Membership & Retention Committee 2005-2006