Practice and Industry Groups

Shelley R. McCoy

Counsel Indianapolis

Prior to joining Ogletree Deakins, Shelley served as a law clerk to the Honorable William T. Lawrence in the Southern District of Indiana. Shelley also worked as an Associate Attorney at another Indianapolis-area firm where she practiced in the areas of insurance defense, construction law, commercial law, real estate, and general civil litigation before her clerkship.  

Shelley graduated magna cum laude from Ball State University in 2005, majoring in Criminal Justice and Criminology, and earned her J.D. cum laude from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in 2009.


During her clerkship with Judge Lawrence, Shelley worked on a number of employment and employment-related issues. She also has experience representing local and national companies in a wide range of litigation matters.

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Seventh Circuit Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Bar Association


  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana (DTCI) Annual Conference - ''Construction Law Update'' - Michigan City - November 2010 - November 2015


Published Works