Robert B. Barnett, Jr. practices estate and business planning, ownership succession planning, employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), and family wealth and estate planning at Carlile Patchen & Murphy.
Bob represents individuals, executives and owners of family businesses with respect to their estate and business planning needs.
Bob is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell.* He is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the Ohio State Bar Association; listed in the “Best Lawyers in America;” and a Fellow of The American College of Trust & Estate Counsel. He has been chosen as an “Ohio Super Lawyer” since inception of the award; named by Business First as one of “Columbus’ Top Lawyers;” and a member of the Board of Governors of the Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law Section of The Ohio State Bar Association.
Professional Associations and Memberships
Bob is a member and Past Chairman of the Columbus Bar Association: Taxation, Estate and Gift Tax, Tax Conference, and Probate Court Committees; and a past member of the Ethics Committee.
Bob received his law degree, cum laude, from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in 1975; and his B.S. in Business Administration from The Ohio State University in 1971.