Shayne Nichols, LLC provides legal counsel throughout Ohio and across the United States. Our business acumen is based on years of experience advising clients on complex legal issues, and is delivered with the personal attention and responsiveness that only a small firm can provide.

All law firms are not the same. Businesses and individuals trust Shayne Nichols, LLC. 

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Philip R. Nichols
Managing Member

Phone: 614-221-2220
Email: phil@cmhlegal.com

Ohio 1996
Grove City College, Grove City, PA ● B.A., Magna Cum Laude ● 1992
Washington and Lee University School of Law ● J.D., Magna Cum Laude and Order of the Coif ● 1995
Bar Association Involvement:
Member- Columbus Bar Association
Member- Ohio State Bar Association

Mr. Nichols has participated in numerous mergers and acquisitions involving manufacturing, health care and automobile dealerships. He is also involved in tax and estate planning for individuals and for closely-held companies including formation and corporate governance issues such as employment agreements, stock options, deferred compensation and non-compete provisions.

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Stanley H. Shayne

Mr. Shayne has over 40 years of experience practicing business, corporate, securities, finance and healthcare law, and represents major local companies and their families. He has substantial experience in the financings of companies, including start-ups, acquisitions, security offerings and venture capital. He has directed and participated in hundreds of ventures, from manufacturing, health care facilities, golf courses, automobile dealerships and real estate. Mr. Shayne’s business and corporate experience includes mergers, acquisitions, and reorganizations. He also has substantial experience in intrastate security offerings and work outs with lenders.

Mr. Shayne has served as a member of various community organizations including the Columbus Jewish Foundation, Maryhaven Foundation, Legal and Tax Advisory Committee of the Columbus Jewish Foundation, and the National Center for Employee Ownership. Mr. Shayne has spoken at various seminars including those sponsored by certified public accounting associations, health care organizations, automobile dealership groups and securities organizations.

Practice Areas


Our broad range of experience in numerous areas of law give our clients sound assurance that their legal challenges are being met with innovation, expertise and an unyielding commitment to excellence. Shayne Nichols, LLC continually strives to provide our attorneys and legal support staff with the resources that will help serve our clients in the most cost effective, skillful and efficient manner.

- Automotive Law                                                                            
- Business Law
- Employment Relations
- Estate and Succession Planning
- Health Care
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Real Estate
- Securities
- Taxation

Our Clients 


Shayne Nichols, LLC provides comprehensive legal counsel and services to some of the most demanding clients and their families. Our clients represent all types of business and entities throughout Central Ohio and the United States such as:

- Manufacturers
- Wholesalers
- Health care providers
- Financial Institutions
- E-Commerce
- Retailers
- Restaurants
- Construction companies and home builders

Representative Clients include:

- Germain Motor Company
- Great Lakes Auto Group
- Hildreth Manufacturing Co.
- Home Buys, Inc.
- Mark Porter Auto Group
- The Farmer’s State Bank of New Madison Ohio
- Wise Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram



Kindly submit resumes and all inquiries to:

Shayne Nichols, LLC
Attn: Philip Nichols
4653 Trueman Blvd
Suite 121
Hilliard, Ohio 43026

All resumes will receive a written response within 10-14 business days.

Thank you for your interest in Shayne Nichols, LLC





4653 Trueman Blvd
Suite 121
Hilliard, Ohio 43026

Working Hours

Monday- Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern Time  


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