“For me, being an attorney is all about fairness and helping others. I think everyone comes to a point at least once in their lives where they feel they are in legal crosshairs. Our justice system is designed to be fair and help those who are in need. I believe it works, and I am passionate about helping those who struggle or have been overlooked achieve the legal results they deserve.”
Born in Boonville, Indiana, Lori Underwood received her bachelor’s degree in marketing at the University of Southern Indiana in 2006. She went on to earn her J.D. from Northern Kentucky University’s Salmon P. Chase College of Law in 2011. Prior to joining Woods and Woods in 2014, Lori gained valuable courtroom experience as an attorney for the State of Indiana in juvenile court.
Lori is admitted to practice law in the state of Indiana, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana. In December 2009, she co-authored the article “Penn Central v. Armco Steel: What’s Wrong With a Narrative Response?” for Ohio Trial magazine.
An active member of the Evansville Bar Association, Lori also sits on the Indiana Legal Services Board of Directors and the Wessleman Nature Society Board of Directors.