Lawrence County Prosecutor - Michelle L. Woodward

Michelle L. Woodward is the Lawrence County Prosecuting Attorney and assumed office on January 1, 2007.  Born and raised in Lawrence County, she is a Bedford North Lawrence High School graduate.  She graduated from Indiana University in 1993 and from the University of Dayton School of Law in 1996.  She initially came to work as a deputy prosecutor in December 2005 and was then elected prosecutor.  Prior to coming to work at the prosecutor’s office, Prosecutor Woodward was an attorney in the law firm of Haury and Woodward located in Bedford, from November 1996 – December 2005.

Prosecutor Woodward serves on the board of directors for the Association of Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys, Inc. She is active in her community, having served on the Limestone Girls Club Board for many years.  In 2005, she was honored to receive the Lawrence County “Walk with Excellence” award in the government category.  In 2007, she was selected as a member of the Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series.


Lawrence County Contact Info

918 16th Street, Suite 500
Bedford, IN 47421