March 2022

Hall Scott LLP is pleased to announce that Shawn Scott has been offered membership to the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). ACTEC is an organization of almost 2,400 trust and estate lawyers and law professors who have been elected by their peers in recognition of having made outstanding contributions to the practice of trust and estate law. ACTEC brings together top lawyers in the profession to maintain a high quality of trust and estate legal services through mutual education; to create and foster networking among those lawyers based on the highest order of trust and confidence; and to contribute to the improvement of the areas of law in which trust and estate lawyers practice.

The substantive areas of expertise and experience represented in the College include estate planning, probate and estate and trust administration, protective intervention and guardianship administration, transfer tax laws, income tax laws that affect individuals and trusts, elder law, charitable planning, employee benefit planning, asset protection, and fiduciary litigation.

March 2022

Hall Scott LLP is pleased to announce that Richard M. Hall and Shawn M. Scott have each again achieved the distinction of being named an Indiana Super Lawyer by legal publisher Thomson Reuters in the fields of Estate Planning and Probate.

No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are named by Thompson Reuters as Super Lawyers. Thompson Reuters is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Annual selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.

September 2021

Hall Scott LLP was pleased to attend the “Golf 4 Autism” fundraising event to support The Independence Academy on September 27th.  Our foursome enjoyed a day of golf and Hall Scott LLP sponsored a hole at this charity golf event. Great day even if we did not win a prize!

July 2021

Hall Scott P.C. is now known as Hall Scott LLP.  Our name has changed but our dedication to our clients and their legal needs remains the same.  We continue to strive to provide high-quality, personal and professional legal services to our clients at a reasonable cost compared with other larger firms that provide similar services.

June 2021

Shawn M Scott now serves as the Chair of the Probate, Trust & Real Property Section of the Indiana State Bar Association. She is also serving as the Chair of the Planned Giving Committee of the Indianapolis Bar Foundation.