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David E. Woodward
R. Brian Woodward
Kara A. Bekelya
David W. Masse, of Counsel

Kara A. Bekelya

Kara Bekelya is an associate attorney practicing in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury, family law, debt collection, real estate, estate planning, foreclosure, corporate law, criminal law, and contracts. Ms. Bekelya has been working for Woodward Law Offices since law school, and she currently handles all of the firm's debt collection, foreclosure, and family law matters.

Bar Admissions

United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana

State Bar of Indiana

State Bar of Illinois


Ms. Bekelya received her undergraduate degree from Purdue University in 2012 with academic distinction. At Purdue, Ms. Bekelya was an inductee of Phi Beta Kappa, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Golden Key International Honor Society, Sigma Alpha Lambda Honor Society.

Ms. Bekelya attended Valparaiso University Law School on a Jurist Law Full Tuition Scholarship. During law school, Ms. Bekelya was admitted into the Academic Honors Program and also served as an associate editor of the Law Review. She was also privileged to serve as a federal judicial extern to Hon. Joseph S. Van Bokkelen. Ms. Bekelya graduated cum laude in 2016.


Ms. Bekelya is a member in good standing with the Indiana State Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association, and the Lake County Bar Association.


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