Michael A. Smith
Michael A. Smith is a Partner in the law firm of Carlile Patchen & Murphy inColumbus,Ohiowhere he represents numerous for-profit and not-for-profit companies. Carlile Patchen & Murphy was recently named “Best Law Firm (under 50 lawyers)” by Columbus CEO magazine.
Mr. Smith was also recently named to the list of the best business lawyers in American for 2012-2013. Mr. Smith received his undergraduate degree from Kenyon College, cum laude, in 1979 and his law degree, with Honors, from The Ohio State University in 1982.
Mr. Smith practices in the banking, business, commercial, intellectual property, securities and technology areas. He has spoken on business, employment and securities issues to various groups.
Mr. Smith currently serves as a member of the American and Ohio State Bar Association, is a member of the Business and Securities Law Committees of the Ohio Bar Association and former chairman of the Business Law Committee of the Columbus Bar Association.
Mr. Smith is also a member of the Take-Over Advisory Committee of the Ohio Division of Securities.