E. Davis Coots
Firm:
Coots, Henke & Wheeler Attorneys at Law, P.C.
Phone:317-660-2947
Address: 255 East Carmel Drive
Carmel, IN 46032

Membership:
University: Monmouth College, Monmouth, Illinois, cum laude, 1965, Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana, J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence, cum laude, 1969
Admitted: 1969, Indiana; 1971, U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana; 1993, U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court
Biography: E. Davis Coots was admitted to the bar in 1969. He is licensed to practice in the Indiana and U.S District Courts for the Southern District of Indiana, U.S Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, and U.S. Supreme Court. He received his undergraduate degree from Monmouth College and his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Indiana University (cum laude). Dave is a member of the Indianapolis, Hamilton County, Indiana State, and American Bar Associations. He is a member and past president of the Carmel City Council and past president of Carmel Plan Commission and Carmel Chamber of Commerce. Dave served as Carmel City attorney in 1982-1983. Dave is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Indianapolis Bar Foundation and the Board of Managers of the Indianapolis Bar Association. He is currently serving on the Board of Directors of MetroBank and several closely held entities. Representative Cases Bauer v. Birk-Bauer, 872 N.E.2d 219 (Ind. Ct. App. 2007) Koehler v. Culpepper, 867 N.E.2d 285 (Ind. Ct. App. 2007) Oxford Financial Group, Ltd. v. Evans, 795 N.E.2d 1135 (Ind. Ct. App. 2003) Quillen v. Quillen, 671 N.E.2d 98 (Ind. 1996) State v. Kuespert, 425 N.E.2d 229 (Ind. Ct. App. 1981) State v. Kuespert, 411 N.E.2d 435 (Ind. Ct. App. 1980) Needham v. Fred's Frozen Foods, Inc., 359 N.E.2d 544 (Ind. Ct. App. 1977) Wade v. Hopper, 993 F.2d 1246 (7th Cir. 1993) Published Works: Case Note Indiana University Law Journal, Spring, 1969 Professional Associations and Memberships: Indianapolis Bar Association Member Hamilton County Bar Association Member Indiana State Bar Association Member American Bar Association Member Carmel City Council Member Carmel City Council Past President Carmel Plan Commission Past President Carmel Chamber of Commerce Past President Indianapolis Bar Foundation Board of Director Indianapolis Bar Foundation Former Member Indianapolis Bar Association Board of Manager MetroBank Board of Director Past Employment Positions: Carmel City, Carmel City Attorney, 1982 - 1983