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

  • Affiliate Member of the Year Award Honoree, Indiana State Bar Association  (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
    Past President

  • The American Association of Law Libraries

    Past Chair Advisor, Private Law Librarians-SIS (2015 - 2016)

  • The American Association of Law Libraries

    Past Chair, Private Law Libraries-SIS (2014 - 2015)

  • The American Association of Law Libraries

    Past Member, Economic Status of Law Librarians Committee (2009 - 2011)
    Past Chair, Economic Status of Law Librarians Committee (2010 - 2011)

  • The American Association of Law Libraries

    Member, PLL Summit Planning Committee
    Past Member, Private Law Libraries Special Interest Section (2013 - 2014) 

  • The American Association of Law Libraries

    Past Member, PLL-SIS Nominations Committee (2007 - 2010)

  • Indiana Library Federation Legislative Committee

    Past Member (2006 - 2009)

  • ORALL At-Large-Board

    Past Member (2007 - 2009)

  • The American Association of Law Libraries

    Past Member, Recruitment to Law Librarianship Committee (2007 - 2008)

  • The American Association of Law Libraries

    Past Member, Membership & Retention Committee (2005 - 2006)