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Julie K. Phillips is the Chief Legal Counsel for the Ohio Department of Agriculture.  She is an accomplished attorney with transactional and litigation experience focused on advising ODA senior staff and ODA divisions in employment and labor law & administrative law issues, including compliance and enforcement of regulatory programs, human resource policies and procedures, negotiation of contracts and agreements in the acquisition of services and goods, real estate purchases, title review and opinions, and drafting & revision of administrative rules and statutes. 



Practice areas


  1. Business: 35%
    8 years
  2. Administrative Law: 30%
  3. Real Estate: 20%
    8 years
  4. Employment: 15%
    8 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Ohio Department Of Agriculture

8995 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH, 43068


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 4.8 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Air Force Commendation MedalOhio Air National Guard2010
FinalistLawrence Negotiations Competition2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Assistant Chief Legal CounselOhio Department Of Agriculture2012 - Present
Deputy Staff Judge AdvocateOhio Air National Guard2012 - Present
AttorneyWorley Law, LLC2010 - 2012
AttorneyAnthony Law, LLC2009 - 2010
Law ClerkAnthony Law, LLC2007 - 2009
Legal AssistantReinman Matheson Vaughn Durham and Sack2004 - 2006
Inventory Management SpecialistOhio Air National Guard2000 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
Ohio Business Brokers AssociationMember2012 - Present
The Ohio National Guard AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Columbus Young ProfessionalsN/A2009 - Present
CREW (Columbus Real Estate Women) of Central OhioSecretary2008 - Present
Chief Justice Thomas J. Moyer Inns of CourtSocial Chair2008 - Present
Columbus Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
Ohio State Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
National Association of Professional Women (NAPW)Member2011 - 2012
Publication nameTitleDate
Money MagazineAm I liable if my sons cause an accident?2012
Restaurant Management MagazineRestaurant Succession Doesn't Have To Be Prickly2012
Worley Law, LLC Small Business NewsletterI Have a Trust, Now What? Why a Trust Needs to be Funded2012
Worley Law, LLC Small Business NewsletterWhen a Handshake Isn't Enough - Contracts for Small Business2012
Worley Law, LLC Small Business NewsletterWhy You Need a Will2012
Worley Law, LLC Small Business NewsletterBusiness Succession and Estate Planning: Why you Need to Start Thinking About it Now2012
Getmytips.comDo It Right the First Time - Estate Planning2012
Small Business & Entrepreneurship: Worley Law, LLC NewsletterBuying or Selling a Business: What You Need to Know2011
The Metropreneur ColumbusDo I Really Need to Get My Agreements in Writing2011
The Metropreneur ColumbusHe's an Independent Contractor Right? It Depends On What You Are Having Him Do.2010
CREW Columbus NewsletterRenegotiating a Commercial Lease in Today's Market: Landlords and their Struggling Tenants2009
Women in Business - The Daily ReporterCrime fighter, business advocate . . . What's in a Name?N/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio State University Moritz College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Ohio UniversityPolitical Science / Business AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Real Property Law InstituteAgricultural Easements2014
Ohio State Bar Association, Agricultural Law CommitteeAgricultural Easements2014
Worley Law Seminar for ClientsWills, Trusts and Powers of Attorney2012
The Ask Legal Institute - Women and the New American Dream SummitLegal & Social Issues in Starting a Business2012
Legally Speaking - Protecting You and your Business / Dames Bond Pro SeriesWills, Trusts, and Business Succession2012
Estate Planning SeminarAsset Protection2012
Entrepreneurial FinanceSmall Business Issues and Corporate Formation2012
DEC Presents: Wills, Trusts, POA, Estate Planning, and Business SuccessionWills, Trusts and Powers of Attorney2012
Business Breakfast SeriesCan’t Get a Bank Loan to Fund Your Business? Investors and Start-Ups – A Walkthrough of Basic Deal Terms and How to Encourage Investment2012
Ohio Business Brokers Association Monthly LuncheonThe Due Diligence Checklist2011
Gahanna Area Realtors Association Monthly MeetingWills, Powers of Attorneys, and Trusts: Why You Need to Do Estate Planning2011