Scott C. Cox
Education: Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville, J.D., 1985; University of Kentucky, B.A., 1981, Law Review.
Admitted: Practices criminal cases in all courts. United States District Court, Western and Eastern Districts of Kentucky, Southern District of Indiana, and Middle District of Tennessee; United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit.
Memberships: American College of Trial Lawyers; Louisville, Kentucky and American Bar Associations; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Board of Directors, Louisville Bar Association, 2014-2015.
Military: Judge Advocate General, U.S. Army Reserve and Captain, Kentucky National Guard, 1987-1995.
Biography: Former federal prosecutor, Assistant United States Attorney, 1987-1994, Prosecuted narcotics, white collar and public corruption offenses; Chairman Louisville Arena Authority, 2016-2020, oversaw finances and operations of KFC YUM! Center, home of the University of Louisville Women's and Men’s basketball teams; President, Kentucky Chapter Federal Bar Association, 1990; Vice Chairman, Kentucky Registry of Election Finance, 1999-2001; Former member, Board of Directors, Federal Public Defender Western District of Kentucky.
Reported Cases: Tooley v. Karsner, No.2017-CA-927; United States v. Rice, 478 F.3d 704 (6th Cir. 2007); United States v. Cherry, -F.3d-,2007 WL 1373188,C.A. 6, (2007); United States v. Heath, 259 F.3d 522 (6th Cir. 2001); United States v. Saldolsky, 234 F.3d 938 (6th Cir. 2000); United States v. Payne, 181 F.3d 781 (6th Cir. 1999); United States v. Heavrin, 144 F.Supp.2d 769 (W.D.Ky. 2001); United States v. Ford, 184 F.3d 566 (6th Cir. 1999); Reyes v. Hardin Cty., 55 S.W.3d 337 (Ky. 2001).