Firm Profile

Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP


950 Goodale Boulevard, Suite 200
Columbus, OH 43212
United States
(614) 228.6135

Firm Details

For over 50 years, Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP has been providing legal excellence to businesses, families and individuals. We value building long-lasting relationships with our clients and we are dedicated to protecting and preserving what is important to them.At CPM, we foster collaborative, innovative problem solving and are structured to leverage the expertise of all our staff in order to provide the individual attention our clients have come to expect. Although each of our practice areas addresses its own unique matters, our clients understand that CPM can support multiple legal issues and will serve as a trusted partner through complex business and personal circumstances.Because attorneys have a special obligation to the administration of justice and stewardship of the law, we encourage our attorneys to pursue service to the bar and teaching/educational opportunities. We also urge our attorneys to develop thought leadership on relevant legal issues and to participate in the affairs of their larger communities.


Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP offers unrivaled expertise in the areas of Business Law, Litigation, Labor & Employment, Family Wealth & Estate Planning, Real Estate, Banking, Taxation, Securities, and Insurance.


Bryan Hogue
Co-Managing Partner
Carol Sheehan
Co-Managing Partner



Women: 3

Multi-Racial: 1

Men: 16

Caucasian: 18

Of Counsel

Multi-Racial: 1

Men: 8

Caucasian: 7


Women: 2


Men: 5

Caucasian: 7

Management / Department Heads

Women: 7


Men: 6

Caucasian: 13


Women: 6

Multi-Racial: 1

Men: 1

Caucasian: 6

Non-Legal Employees

Women: 20

African-American: 4

Men: 3

Caucasian: 19


  • U.S. News/Best Lawyers Best Law Firms (Tier 1 and Tier 2 rankings)
  • U.S. News/Best Lawyers Best Law Firms (Tier 1 and Tier 2 rankings)
  • Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • Lexis-Nexis/Fortune Magazine Top-Ranked Law Firm
  • Named Best Law Firm in Columbus, Ohio (Under 50 Attorneys) by "Columbus CEO" magazine's  "Best of Business" 2015 Reader's poll.

About Our Clients

Huntington Investment Company
Peoples Bank
Edward Jones
AdCare Health Systems, Inc.
Byers Auto Group
Ohio State University


Sally W. McCarley
Firm Adminstrator

Firm Practice Areas

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions / UCC Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts and Estates

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Columbus, OH

950 Goodale Boulevard, Suite 200

Columbus, OH 43212

United States

(614) 228.6135

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535 Metro Place South

Dublin, OH 43017

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