Keith Williams graduated from Penn Wood High School in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania in 1983. He attended Lincoln University (PA) where he earned a B.S. in Business Administration in 1987. In Fall 1984, he was inducted into Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Incorporated, Mu Chapter. After College he worked for Kellogg’s Sales Co. as a Territory Manager. He attended North Carolina Central University School of Law where he earned his Law Degree (J.D.) in 1993. Attorney Williams is licensed to practice Law in Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia.
In March 1994 he opened The Law Office of W. Keith Williams, P.C. in Yeadon Pa. where he has been a dedicated lawyer serving the needs of his community for over 20 years. Specializing in Personal Injury Law, he now has offices in Yeadon and Center City Philadelphia.
In January 2012, Attorney Williams beat a two-term incumbent and was elected as District Judge of Yeadon and East Lansdowne Pennsylvania. On January 01, 2017, his jurisdiction was expanded to include Lansdowne Borough. Judge Williams has been committed to the community’s image, economic development, and community spirit. He sat on the Board of Directors for the Delaware County Legal Aide Association, The Yeadon Public Library, and the American Red Cross. He currently sits on the board of the Yeadon Economic Development Corporation. Judge Williams believes strongly in youth advocacy. He is a mentor and speaks often at local schools, youth organizations, and participates in Moot Court. Judge Williams has received numerous community services awards, including the “Honorable Ronald G. Waters Community Services Award”, and the “Lincoln University Alumni Achievement Award.”
Judge Williams is proud to have participated in the annual Lansdowne 5K run and is planning on becoming involved in youth-serving and other community activities in Lansdowne.