Kathryn E. Cordell


Kathryn Cordell focuses her practice on the defense of health care providers through all stages of litigation and licensing issues, including through Appeals.  She brings a unique background of science and health care experience to the litigation setting to assist all clients in obtaining the best outcome.


Preparatory Education: Indiana University, B.S. - 1989, Indiana University, M.S. - 1992

Legal Education: University of Notre Dame, J.D. - 1997


  • Indiana - 1997
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana - 1997
  • 7th Circuit Court of Appeals - 1997
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana


  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Alpha Chi Sigma
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana
  • Federal Bar Association


  • Private Practice – 1997-2004
  • Ivy Tech State College, Science Instructor in Anatomy, Physiology and Biology – 1992-1994
  • Methodist Hospital of Indiana, Medical Research – 1986-1992
  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Adjunct Professor in Medical Malpractice – 2009-Present