Sheila Nolan Gartland

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Offices Columbus
Phone 614.464.8225
Fax 614.719.4729

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Sheila is a partner in the Vorys Columbus office and a member of the finance, energy and real estate group.  Her practice focuses on general real estate, real estate development and real estate financing.  In addition, she represents clients in the energy sector with oil and gas transactions, wind farm development, and financings of energy projects.  She also manages and works in the firm's oil and gas title opinion practice, which focuses primarily on properties located in the Utica shale play.  Sheila's experience also includes advising clients on real property issues relating to environmental remediation compliance and bankruptcy proceedings.

Career highlights include:

Sheila is a past Chair of the Real Property Law Section of the Ohio State Bar Association, and a member of the Columbus Bar Association.

Sheila is also active with the Energy & Mineral Law Foundation (EMLF), where she serves on the Executive Committee.

Sheila is a frequent lecturer at OSBA presentations and has spoken on a variety of real property topics, including annexation, zoning and land use matters, title matters, and drafting and reviewing documents for commercial real property transactions.  She has also appeared frequently on “Legal Eagles” on WCMH-TV, Channel 4, the NBC affiliate in Columbus, Ohio. Sheila also presents at EMLF seminars on title issues and title standards.  She has authored articles on real property matters and on oil and gas issues and related topics.

Sheila received her J.D. from The University of Toledo College of Law and her B.A. cum laude from the University of Dayton.

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