Patrick M. Pickett

Patrick M. Pickett

P: 614.221.2121 | F: 614.365.9516

Assistant Laurel Marazita 614.340.7446
about PatrickX+X+

Strong relationships and intense attention to detail are what drive Pat Pickett’s approach to representing businesses and political organizations.

He concentrates his practice on corporate, business and real estate matters. Pat serves as counsel to medium and small corporations, limited liability companies and other business organizations in a variety of industries. One of his strengths is structuring and negotiating business transactions, including the formation, sale, merger and acquisition of companies, as well as various real estate transactions.

Pat’s work includes the preparation and negotiation of all types of contracts, leases, shareholder agreements, restrictive covenants, employment agreements, consulting agreements and other corporate documents. Pat also provides counseling and business/real estate-related services to political subdivisions and has a strong litigation background.

education & admissionsX+


  • Ohio Northern University, J.D., with High Distinction, 1989
  • Bowling Green State University, B.S., cum laude, 1986

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Ohio, 1989
  • District of Columbia, 1991
  • Virginia, 1993
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth and Sixth Circuits
  • U.S. Supreme Court
professional & community activitiesX+

professional & community activities


  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association


  • Member & President, Board of Trustees of Groveport Community Improvement Corporation
  • Member, Groveport Board of Zoning Appeals
  • Member, Groveport Planning and Zoning Commission
  • Former Positions
  • Former Chair and Vice-Chair, Charter Review Commission for the Village of Groveport, 2000, 2010
  • Past Member, Franklin County’s Tax Incentive Review Councils and Housing Councils


  • AV – Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell