Richard M. Hall

Indiana, 1981

U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 1981

U.S. Tax Court

Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Honors: Cum Laude

Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
Major: Accounting

Technical Editor, Estate Planning for Dummies, Wiley Publishing, Inc., 2003

“Business Succession Planning from an Estate Planner’s Perspective,” Indianapolis Bar Association, June, 2019

Estate Planning; Estate Administration and Taxation; Farm Succession Planning; Farm Leases

CPA, Indiana, 1992 (inactive status)

Super Lawyers (2004-2008, 2010-2018, 2021)

Indianapolis Bar Association, Estate Planning Section, 1988 Chairman

Indianapolis Bar Association, Solo/Small Firm Section, 2005 Chairman

Estate Planning Council

Indiana State Bar Association

Beta Alpha Psi (Accounting)

Richard M. Hall is the senior partner at Hall Scott LLP. After graduating from Indiana University (Bloomington campus) in 1977 with a business degree (major: accounting), Richard attended Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis, graduating cum laude in December 1980. Thereafter, Richard joined a major law firm in Indianapolis, beginning his training as an estate planning and business transactions attorney. Richard moved his law practice to the north side of Indianapolis in 1984.

In addition to his extensive estate planning and administration practice, Richard has been involved in approximately 250 transactions involving the sale or purchase of a business or investment property. Richard is a certified public accountant (inactive status). His accounting education has proven to be invaluable when counseling clients and businesses regarding transaction and tax matters.

Richard has served as a panelist at numerous continuing legal education seminars sponsored by the Indianapolis Bar Association, the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF) and other organizations. Richard served as technical editor on the publication entitled Estate Planning for Dummies (Wiley Publishing, 2003). Law & Politics has named Mr. Hall as a Super Lawyer®. Mr. Hall has also been named to the prestigious bar registry of pre-eminent lawyers as a result of a confidential peer-review process conducted by Martindale-Hubbell.

Richard serves as co-counsel in estate and trust litigation matters.

Richard is married. Richard and his wife, Lisa, share three adult children and live in Brown County, Indiana.

Richard M. Hall

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