Areas of Practice: Employment and Labor Law; Administrative Discharges and Line of Duty determinations; and Wills, Trusts, and Estates
Julie Phillips counsels the ODA through transactions and issues with the confidence and expertise clients seek. With extensive real-world experience of issues small businesses and farmers face, she knows how to bring many time- and money-saving solutions to business and agricultural problems. Legal Areas of Practice: Government Contracts and Agreements, Commercial Transactions, and Negotiations; Employment and Labor Law; Real Estate and Leasing; Farmland Preservation; Ohio Sunshine Laws and Public Records Act; and Administrative Rules and Implementation
Managed the procurement and receipt of stock items for motor pool and management of stock accounts for aircraft. Received Associates in Logistics from Community College of Air Force and achieved the position of Craftsman with honors. Attended Airman Leadership School, learning leadership, human relations, conflict resolution, and teamwork building. Deployed to Turkey in support of KC-135 Stratotankers during Operation Enduring Freedom, ensuring efficient distribution of on-time parts and execution of flying mission.
Worley Law represents business owners and entrepreneurs who are navigating the complicated challenges of owning a small business. By listening to the needs of business owners, we help ensure stability, mitigate risk, and increase profitability, leaving the client and their company secure, protected, and reassured. Assisting established businesses and start-ups alike, we take a holistic approach to each client, providing them with custom-tailored solutions that help them achieve their business and legal goals and establish a firm foundation for their company to grow upon. It is our top priority to help safeguard the personal and business assets of our clients, to arrive at solutions which not only secure the company but help it grow and succeed, and to leave the client with peace of mind that their business is protected against "what if". Knowledgeable in all facets of small business and commercial real estate law, we have extensive experience in everything from legal entity formation and asset protection, to contract negotiation and drafting. Legal Areas of Practice: Entity Selection and Business Formation Entity Selection and Business Formation Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning Contracts and Agreements, Commercial Transactions, and Negotiations Purchase and Sale of a Business and Joint Ventures Employment Issues and Independent Contractors Commercial Real Estate and Leasing Protection of Trade Secrets and Noncompetition Agreements Women in Business Collections & Business Litigation Bar Admissions: Ohio, 2009 U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, 2010 Member, American, Ohio State, and Columbus Bar Associations
Drafted dispositive motions, requests for discovery, and complaints in consumer law, title insurance, and real property issues. Drafted correspondence and negotiated with opposing counsel, Bureau of Workers Compensation, and Ohio Department of Taxation entities on behalf of clients. Researched complex issues relating to title insurance, copyright law, workers compensation, and real estate development contracts in connection with client representation.
Researched and edited Anderson's Consumer Law Manual, researching various issues such as the Small Loan Act and Mortgage Loan Act, Home Solicitation Sales Act, Prepaid Entertainment Act, "Payday" Loan Regulation and The Equal Credit Opportunity Act. Extensively researched current and upcoming law and analyzed impact on current interpretations of the law.
Activities: Business Law Society - Vice President of MBA Relations; Real Estate Law Society; Negotiations Competition
Associates in Logistics
Certificate in Language Studies
Bachelor of Arts
Concentration: Political Science with Minor in Business Administration
Activities: Departmental Honors on Independent Study, Honors Thesis: Objectivity in the Media: The Different Sides of The Iraq War; Ohio Capital Scholar 2003; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Alpha Delta
Estate Planning, Contracts, Real Estate, Negotiations Motorcycles, Photography and Travel