At Cors & Bassett, we appreciate the opportunity, understand the responsibility, and respect the honor of being chosen as your attorney. We show it by treating you with the importance you desire and deserve – the hands-on attention of our seasoned principals, open lines of communication, 75 years of experience applied to your needs, and prompt and efficient resolution of your legal issues. We address your legal concerns with strength, knowledge and a sincere interest in you and your business and legal needs. We are warmly approachable, highly responsive and fully committed to you. The result is innovative, ethical and effective legal representation that brings you the best opportunity for success and provides you with peace of mind.


Right People. Right Size. Right Services. Results.
Since opening our doors in 1929, Cors & Bassett has focused on having the right attorneys with the right expertise to provide the highest quality of legal services. Our services are provided to an extensive assortment of business and individual clients in Ohio, Kentucky, the Midwest region, and across the nation. We have grown to be one of the most respected, longest tenured firms in the region, but have purposely remained the right size to deliver the depth, breadth, and quality of legal talent you’d expect from a national sized law firm, delivered in the personalized, attentive style you’d expect from a cutting edge boutique law firm. The commitment of our principals, attorneys and staff leads to the one-on-one attention, prompt response, regular e-mail updates, easy access to case information and status reports that our clients experience in working with us.

Our size lets us excel at cost-effective allocation of personnel to your needs. We carefully assign our attorneys as well as our dedicated legal and clerical assistants to provide the appropriate skills and experience required for the issue being addressed, resulting in the smartest value for our clients. At Cors & Bassett, you will never pay for unnecessary reports or research, or for five people doing the work of one. We judiciously oversee our time and your expenditure, but never at the expense of not providing you with the highest level of legal counsel.

Cors & Bassett clients are businesses and individuals. As such, our attorneys are experienced in a full range of practice areas, from counseling and planning to negotiation and litigation. Our business work is both broad based and industry specific, with proven expertise in manufacturing, transportation, technology, environmental, real estate, automotive, retail, banking/financial, construction, hospitality/lodging, not-for-profits, and general business. For individual clients, we are well versed in handling all personal legal needs, from wills, estate planning and probate, to bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, personal injury, taxation, securities, divorce, and family law.

Cors & Bassett stresses and our clients expect good results. We work diligently with quiet confidence to employ pragmatic strategies, innovative ideas and time-tested solutions to meet clients’ objectives and exceed their expectations. Our goal is to be not just our clients’ legal advisor, but an integral part of their success, whether in business or personal matters.

Finally, we are proud of our long-standing tradition of professional development and community involvement. The firm’s ranks include a number of attorneys honored by the legal community, as well as volunteers, mentors, and philanthropists deeply involved in their neighborhoods and communities.


Our clients will recognize Cors & Bassett, as responsive, creative, value-added counselors and advocates, knowledgeable of the client’s individual and business needs. The attorneys of Cors & Bassett will become a key part of the clients’ decision-making team of advisers offering high quality, practical advice and representation. Our clients, attorneys, staff, and others will recognize Cors & Bassett as a high-quality firm that conducts itself with the highest integrity and with respect for others in each of our relationships. Cors & Bassett will be known and respected as the most client-focused law firm in the area, by any measure.