Christopher R. Berdahl

Christopher R. Berdahl

Chris pursues a varied general practice, including contracts, wills and trusts, criminal defense,and family law matters. Prior to joining the firm, Chris spent 7 years working for the Indiana Department of Child Services. While there, he represented the State in civil cases involving children in need of services and helped individuals navigate any number of personal crises. Chris’ deep background in this area is invaluable when handling your family law issue. Chris is an active leader committed to advancing our legal system and his local community. He supports regional charitable efforts through his service on the Board of Directors for the United Way of Marshall County and he’s led the project to finance the total renovation of the Plymouth City Hall with his work as President of the City’s Redevelopment Authority.

When he’s not practicing law, you’re likely to find Chris working on remodeling his old home located in the heart of Plymouth’s National Historic District.


University of South Dakota School of Law
Juris Doctor

University of South Dakota
Bachelor of Science


Bar Admissions

  • State of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana

Activities & Affiliations

  • Plymouth, Indiana Redevelopment Authority, President
  • United Way of Marshall County, Indiana, Board of Directors
  • Heartland Artists Gallery, Board of Directors
  • Indiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Marshall County Bar Association, Treasurer

Wyland, Humphrey, Clevenger & Surrisi, LLP

Lawyers Serving Indiana – Plymouth, Culver, South Bend, Bremen, Knox, and Beyond

319 West Jefferson Street Plymouth, Indiana 46563

Phone: (574) 936-2169