May 1, 2016

Meyer Capel, the largest, most diversified law firm headquartered in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois proudly announces the addition of Bloomington-Normal attorney Scott Kording as a shareholder of the firm in its Bloomington office located at 202 North Center Street in downtown Bloomington, Illinois. Kording has practiced law continuously in McLean County for over 10 years and graduated summa cum laude from Illinois State University and magna cum laude from University of Illinois College of Law.

In Meyer Capel's Bloomington office, Kording will continue handling cases involving criminal defense, civil litigation, and family law throughout Central Illinois, as well as continue serving as outside general counsel for a Bloomington-based agricultural commodities brokerage firm. His affiliation with Meyer Capel will allow him to expand the services available to his clients to include real estate, estates and trusts, mergers and acquisitions, employment law, intellectual property, and other areas handled by Meyer Capel's 36 other attorneys.

Kording has served as an Adjunct Professor of Law for the University of Illinois College of Law. He continues to serve as an Instructional Assistant Professor for Illinois State University's Department of Politics & Governement and the head attorney coach for Illinois State University's Mock Trial Team. He also has been recognized by his peers as an "Emerging Lawyer" by the Leading Lawyer Network and as a "Rising Star" in criminal defense and general practice by the Illinois Super Lawyer Network.

Meyer Capel is nationally recognized for the quality of its attorneys and their diverse practice areas. Meyer Capel is able to offer its clients a range of services and a legal presence unequaled by any other law firm in Central Illinois. The addition of Scott Kording to the Meyer Capel team will continue the firm's tradition of offering excellent legal services to clients throughout downstate Illinois and beyond.