Trial Defense

When charged with a crime, your freedom and liberty are at stake.  Do not delay in beginning your defense.  The lawyers at The Scott King Group devote substantial portions of their practice to the defense of those that have been criminally charged.  The lawyers practice regularly in both Federal and State Courts and cover misdemeanor and felony charges.  While the lawyers primarily practice in Northwest Indiana, Scott King Group also provides service all over the States of Indiana and Illinois.


Both the United States and Indiana Constitutions provide those convicted of a crime the right to an appeal.  Even though The Scott King Group may not have represented you during the original trial or sentence, they can still help during the appeal process.  The lawyers at Scott King Group have experience in the Indiana Court of Appeals, Indiana Supreme Court, 7th Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.

Criminal Investigation

Being the target of a criminal investigation can be daunting.  There are ways Scott King Group can help.  Do not wait until after you have been charged to get the advice of an attorney.  The Lawyers at The Scott King Group are licensed to practice in the states of Indiana and Illinois, as well as the Federal Courts of the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana, the Northern District of Illinois, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. 

Post-Conviction Relief

Even if you have been convicted and have exhausted the appeal process, there are still ways The Scott King Group may be able to help.  The lawyers of The Scott King Group have experience in post-conviction relief (PCR) hearings, habeas corpus petitions, sentence modifications, and expungements

DUI/OWI Defense

An OWI arrest can happen to anyone at any given time and the consequences of an OWI conviction can place a significant burden, not only on the individual, but also the family. It is important you know your rights.  The Scott King Group services Northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana clients from Merrillville, Gary, Hammond, Crown Point, Hobart, Cedar Lake, St. John, Valparaiso, Westville, Highland, Griffith, Chesterton, East Chicago, and other locations in Lake County, Porter County, Newton County, LaPorte County and Jasper County.