Cobie is a native of Livingston County. He graduated from Livingston Central High School in Smithland. Upon graduating high school, he attended college at Murray State University where he majored in political science and earned a Bachelors of Science in three years, graduating magna cum laude. Cobie thereafter attended law school graduating from the Southern Illinois University School of Law with a Juris Doctor, cum laude. Upon his graduation from law school in 2011, he returned to Livingston County to found what is today known as Cobie D. Evans, Attorney at Law, PSC. Cobie enjoys zealously advocating for the interest of his clients and prides himself in personally communicating with all clients through each step of the legal process.