Cynthia P. Smith

Cynthia P. Smith

Sole Practitioner
Lafayette, Indiana
I graduated in 1989 from Valparaiso School of Law. I received my undergraduate degree from Purdue University. After graduation from Law School, I clerked for two superior court Judges. I have been in private practice for 24 years. I have represented clients in large asset complex cases. I am a registered mediator since 2005.

Areas of Practice

  • Dissolution of Marriage
  • Custody
  • Adoption
  • Complex - High Asset Dissolution of Marriage
  • Family Law Cases
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Wills

Litigation Percentage

  • 60% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1989


  • Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana
    • J.D.
  • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
    • B.A.
    • Major: Psychology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tippecanoe Bar Association, Member
  • Indiana Legal Services, Board Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Indiana Legal Services - Pro Bono Cases