Corey L. Scott

(317) 634-0101

Corey L. Scott, was born and raised in East Chicago, Indiana. Upon graduation from East Chicago Central High School, Corey attended Indiana State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminology.  Upon graduation, Corey accepted a position with the Marion County Superior Court, Juvenile Division where he served with distinction for the next nine years, eventually being promoted to Director of the Youth Counseling Department.

Pursuing his dream of becoming an attorney, Corey attended the Indiana University School of Law-Indianapolis.  While in law school, Corey was an Indiana Council on Legal Education Opportunity (ICLEO) fellow and participated in Moot Court competitions.  He also worked in the Marion Superior Court, Criminal Division as a bailiff and research assistant to the Honorable Tanya Walton Pratt, who serves as a Judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana.  Corey also served as an internship law clerk to the Honorable Judge, Margret G. Robb, at the Indiana Court of Appeals.  Finally, upon graduation from law school, Corey had the distinct honor and privilege to serve as a law clerk to the Honorable Justice, Robert D. Rucker, who sits on the Indiana Supreme Court.

Corey then became an associate with Mike Norris Law Office, where he specialized in bankruptcy law with a main concentration on working to assist families obtain a fresh start through Chapter 7 bankruptcy.  Still a young attorney, Corey then served as a public defender at the Marion County Public Defender Agency.  In this position, Corey gained invaluable trial experience by defending clients in a wide range of matters from misdemeanors to serious felonies on a daily basis.  It was also during this time that Corey discovered his passion for representing and serving "everyday people."

An entrepreneur at heart, Corey established the Law Office of Corey L. Scott, P.C.  Since then, he and his staff have served the greater Indianapolis community and surrounding counties in several legal disciplines including: Bankruptcy, Criminal Defense and Family Law.  In keeping with his vision, Corey L. Scott, P.C., is a client focused, results oriented general law practice that endeavors to provide legal solutions for "everyday people" charged with a crime, dealing with financial crisis or going through a difficult divorce.

Corey has also been active serving the greater Indianapolis community by participating in pro bono programs such as "Ask a Lawyer," the "Modest Means" panel program which allows individuals to afford legal counsel at a fraction of normal rates, Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic and the Heartland Pro Bono Council program.

Corey is a proud member of the Indianapolis Bar Association, Indiana Bar Association, American Bar Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.

Recent Blog Posts


  • I can't do on my own.... There's Corey Scott

    This is one that I have been needing in my corner for a long time. I have the upmost respect for Mr. Scott. Having a ear to hear and knows the laws of this land. Capital multi-taskier. Keeping me informed on every aspect of my case. Always being there... I have three cases and he has takin on all...
  • Great Experience

    Knowledgeable, Effective, Professional, Communicates, Diligent, Compassionate, Honest, and Expeditious are just a few words that come to mind when I think of Corey Scott. Corey recently resolved a very sensitive case for my daughter. She and I both are thankful to have Corey's knowledge and exper...
  • Excellent service

    I am extremely grateful that I was referred to Corey L. Scott. He handle my case confidentially and I was very comfortable communicating personal matters with him about my case. Corey was very skilled and knowledgeable with his performance. He assisted, informed and kept me abreast on the process...

  • If You Want An Attorney That Cares, Who Listens, And Understands, And Will Fight? Then Call Corey Scott Now, It's just That Easy

    i was running around in circles like a dog trying to chase it's tail, my family did not know or have a clue as to who they should hire as my attorney, as me or my family are not from the state of Indiana, but my higher power, guided my family to explore different attorneys, however, they dealt wi...
  • If you need a good professional attorney Corey L Scott is the one to hire

    Mr. Scott assisted me with a legal letter to the department of corrections on behalf of my son. Mr. Scott was extremely helpful and knowledgeable about the process, there was a slight miscommunication during the process, but Mr. Scott immediately corrected the issue to my satisfaction. He was ext...
  • Great Lawyer would recommend

    We have hired Corey twice for two separate cases. He did an excellent job on the first and the second is just getting started and we are confident that he will do an excellent job with it also. We recommend him. He is a great attorney who you can trust and who has his client’s best interest at he...
  • A recommended lawyer

    Corey Scott is a good lawyer he and his assistant has provided me with great affordable service . He assisted me with my legal needs and helped resolve my legal issues. I would definitely recommend him.
  • Great lawyer

    Corey is an amazing lawyer . He will do the best he can for his clients and does a great job . Hiring him was one of the best decisions our family has made . Thank you for all that you have done , The Sherwood & Guzman family.
  • A Life Saver

    I am extremely pleased to have been referred to the law office of Corey L. Scott. During my consultation, Mr. Scott made me feel at ease and was very knowledgeable about the information that he shared. Mr. Scott transformed the law lingo into laymen terms in which I could easily understand. He wa...
  • I Would HIGHLY Recommend!!!!

    Corey L. Scott handled my bankruptcy last year and he did an amazing job! He was very professional in handling the bankruptcy. He was knowledgeable about laws concerning my case and he was able to communicate them to me. Paperwork was returned and turned in in a timely fashion. I would definitely...
  • "Very Professional"

    Mr. Scott was very professional, honest, and helpful. All of my questions were answered and he seemed to understand my situation. Thanks you for your help and time.
  • Very Empathetic !!!

    I appreciate how he patiently listened while I explained my legal dilemmas. Then after listening he thouroughly and informatively explained a resolution that made me feel very relieved . I'm very confident that he will be an excellent attorney for me!

    I first came across Mr. Scott by reading his articles in the Scoope Magazine, which I found his information to be helpful to some people that needed it. I have since then found myself in a position that I needed to make an appointment with him, I can truly say if there ever was a kind hearted Chr...
  • attorney visit

    I ran into Mr Scott looking for a attorney at the city county building. I approached Mr scott asking if he had time to answer a couple question he replied sure how can i help you i told him about the situation he told me to make a appointment so we could discuss more about the case i set a appt h...
  • You will not regret it

    I felt like Corey Scott treated my case as it was his own personal case. When I call for advise he is there to help the best way he can. I'm glad to have him on my side. You will not regret having him as a allie for your legal needs. Thanks Corey Scott!
  • Great Attorney in Indy Area

    Attorney Corey Scott has been in my family for years! He is very dependable, hard working and dedicated to his clients...also very understanding of his clients needs and goes above and beyond for his client..all around great attorney..I would reccomend him over and over to anyone who needs a good...

    I wanted to write a review to express how Mr. Scott is very knowledgeable, trustworthy and responsible! He is a Christian attorney and it gives me comfort in knowing I won't be taken advantage of! I missed a 10:30a appt today with him. He contacted me at the end of his day made sure my needs were...
  • The Best of The Best

    Mr. Scott was hired to defend my husband in family court and he did just that and more. He went over and beyond for my husband and we really appreciate what he did. He was very caring, concerned, professional and honest. He was very up front with my husband with everything. My husband was being a...
  • Opposing Counsel Endorsement

    Corey Scott is aggressive and professional. He is a great attorney.
  • Fellow lawyer in the community

    I endorse this lawyer. He is skilled and well-respected in the community.
  • A fellow lawyer

    Cory is a knowledgeable and caring attorney, and I would without hesitation refer clients to him in need of bankruptcy relief!
  • A fellow lawyer in community

    I endorse this lawyer. Corey is a compassionate person who is easy to talk with. He is a super intelligent attorney who will fight for you.
  • Fellow lawyer in the community

    I endorse Corey's services. He provides passion and a commitment to excellence for each of his Bankruptcy Clients. I recommend his services to anyone needing a Bankruptcy and Debt relief attorney in Indiana.
  • Another Attorney

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  • A fine attorney

    I endorse Corey in the area of criminal defense. He is a fine attorney.
  • The BEST

    Corey is much more than THE BEST bankruptcy attorney in his community. He is a leader in bankruptcy on a national level. I have personally witnessed him advising and mentoring other bankruptcy attorneys from all over the country. His command of U.S. bankruptcy law is truly amazing!
  • Highly skilled and respected

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  • I wholeheartedly endorse him

    Having known Corey for close to 15 years, I wholeheartedly endorse him. He is a great colleague.
  • Phenomenal attorney

    Corey is a phenominal attorney who brings his extensive knowledge and passion to the practice of law. Because of this, the results he obtains for his clients are outstanding. He is dedicated to the pursuit of knowledge and constantly strives to be the best legal advocate. He attends the nations t...
  • I endorse this lawyer

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  • A Breath of Fresh Air

    There are no words in the English language that can effectively describe my gratitude and appreciation for the time and effort that has been invested in my cases represented by Mr. Scott. Nearly two years ago I needed to retain an attorney to assist me with both my legal separation and then also ...
  • Great Service

    He has been great. He called me back late on a Friday night which I did not expect! He has done a great job at putting me at ease and he is doing all he can to help. I will definitely be referring him to everyone who needs legal help!
  • Anonymous Recommends Corey L. Scott

    I would like to thank Corey Scott for helping me out. He made sure that things got taken care of so that we would not have the issue dragged out. I would gladly recommend him to anyone who may need his services.
  • Candace sherfick Recommends Corey L. Scott

    I highly recommend this Law Firm! Corey Scott Helped me with my Case when no one else would. I'm so grateful for his time that he took to help me with my case and got me the judgement I was asking for.

About Our Firm

The Law Office of Corey L. Scott, P.C., provides professional solutions to everyday people by consistently delivering high quality legal services and building trusting relationships with its clients.

Practice Areas

The Law Office of Corey L. Scott, P.C., specializes in Bankruptcy Law, Criminal Law, and Family Law.


We are advisors, advocates, counselors and strategists for every client, everyday and on every case. Contact the Law Office of Corey L. Scott, P.C. today.