Our History

Over 80 Years Experience

Our History

EXPERIENCE + INTEGRITY

Our firm has over 80 years of combined experience helping clients, with each partner having over 35 years of experience in their respective fields.

We have a passion for the law and a heart for the Lord. Our faith is present in every aspect of our business and with our clients.

  • 1973

    Admitted to practice

    Phillip Waid graduated from Capital University Law School and began his practice on the westside of Columbus.
  • 1977

    Admitted to practice

    David Starkey graduated from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and began his practice in downtown Columbus.
  • 1979

    Chicago Title West Established

    Phil established Chicago Title West as a full-service title insurance/closing agency.
  • 1988

    Move to Dublin

    Phil moved to Dublin area for his practice.
  • 1990

    US Supreme Court

    Phil sworn in to practice before the US Supreme Court.
  • 1997

    Firm Established

    Dave moved his practice to Dublin and joined Phil in establishing the law firm. Also joined Phil as a member of Chicago Title West.
  • 2012

    Admitted to Practice

    Kristen Whitesell graduated from Capital University Law School and joined the firm.
  • Moving Forward

    Although the firm is located in Dublin, OH and proudly serves clients in the Dublin and Hilliard communities we continue to serve clients throughout the central ohio area.