Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary, P.C.

Paul D. Root

Paul D. Root, Attorney

Practice Concentration

Mr. Root’s practice is devoted to serving clients on a wide variety of legal issues directly affecting the transportation industry, with a focus on class action and commercial litigation.


Paul D. Root regularly defends transportation companies in a variety of state and federal court litigation, including wage-and-hour class actions, employment litigation, and general commercial and business litigation.

While in law school Mr. Root served as a Managing Editor of the Indiana Law Journal and was also a member of Outreach for Legal Literacy, a legal education program with the objective of educating elementary school-age children about their constitutional rights.


  • The Logistics Journal
    "Federal Preemption of State Law Claims Against Brokers," Transportation Intermediaries Association


  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D.
    • Cum Laude
    • Forrest Jump Scholar
  • Emory University, B.A.


Bar Admissions
  • Indiana (2013)
Court Admissions
  • All Indiana state and federal courts

Indianapolis Bar Association

Indiana State Bar Association

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