Our Staff

Christina Cress, Office Manager

At CRESS LAW GROUP PC, Christina is the unofficial team leader. Her organization and management skills play a prominent role in the internal workings of the day to day business. Christina provides administrative support and customer service for the office needs. She is the face of the firm for all the firm vendors and helps regulate Client needs.

Christina joined our team in 2008, after serving as an Office Manager for Liz Transport Inc. Christina was born 1980 in Fort Wayne, Indiana and graduated from Fremont High School. She graduated from Tri-State University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science in Education with Honors. Christina enjoys spending her time out of the office with her husband and three beautiful children and all their activities.


Elisha L. Haver, Paralegal

Elisha was born in Fort Stewart Georgia, but has resided in Northeast Indiana since 1991. She graduated from East Noble High School in 2002. Elisha graduated Cum Laude with an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal Studies from Ivy Tech Community College in 2007. She has been with CRESS LAW GROUP PC since August 2011.

Elisha assists our attorneys in the areas of Family Law, Criminal Law, Business Law, and Personal Injury cases among many others. She prides herself in concentrating on details and keeping clients well-informed through the handling of their cases. Elisha is a member of the Indiana Paralegal Association, Inc. as well as a Notary Public. During her time away from the office, Elisha enjoys spending time with her two sons.


Emilie Rains, Legal Assistant

As the newest member of the CRESS LAW GROUP PC team, Emilie joined the firm in May of 2012. She provides a wide range of support for our clients, attorneys and paralegals and keeps the office running smoothly. Emilie is the first point of contact with the firm, and she takes that role very seriously.

Collections law is a particular focus for Emilie, working closely with our collections clients and supporting the attorneys in preparing for small claims hearings. Emilie graduated Magna Cum Laude from Lincoln Christian University in 2003. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Family Life. Prior to joining the firm in 2012, Emilie worked many years in the social service field as a Family Consultant. This experience gives her a valuable understanding of the many Family Law issues that we handle at CRESS LAW GROUP PC.

When she is not working, Emilie is involved in her community, loves to travel, is an avid runner and above all is a proud wife and mother of two young children.