Ohio University

B.B.A., 2008

The Ohio State University

J.D., 2011

Bar Admission


Raymond D. Seiler



Ray Seiler focuses his practice on real estate, energy and general corporate law. Prior to joining Dickinson Wright, Ray managed the leasing operations for a major oil and gas exploration and production company in Ohio’s Utica Shale play, and has extensive experience negotiating oil and gas leases and reviewing associated title issues.

Prominent Assignments

Represents clients in all phases of commercial real estate leasing, acquisition and management.  Representation includes lease and purchase contract negotiation, title commitment and survey review, and guidance of the transaction to a successful and timely closing.

Advises landowners in energy related land use issues, including matters related to ownership and leasehold rights in minerals.

Supports renewable energy interests, advising on relevant Ohio law and current policy changes.

Represents financial institutions in connection with commercial loans and other financing transactions.

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Columbus Bar Association
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member, Ohio Chamber of Commerce, Energy & Environment Committee