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Rasmussen, Teri G.
300 East Broad Street Suite 590 Columbus, OH
Phone: (614) 629-3014
Fax: (614) 629-3019


Current Employment Position(s)

Senior Attorney

Lawyer Overview

A senior attorney in the firm’s Columbus Office, Teri G. Rasmussen has extensive experience representing corporate clients in such areas as creditors’ rights, loan/lease documentation, commercial debt collection, business/corporate law, commercial real estate, bankruptcy, UCC law and commercial litigation. She also assists privately held companies and their owners with business acquisitions, sales, and mergers, relations among owners and other general business law matters.

Ms. Rasmussen is a member of the firm’s Real Estate and Transactional and Banking, Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights practice groups. She is active in numerous professional and community organizations in Columbus and throughout the state of Ohio. Her practice includes an array of companies and governmental entities for which she has successfully completed numerous multi-million dollar assignments and to which she has provides counsel in her areas of expertise.

A prolific writer and speaker, Ms. Rasmussen often speaks to clients and organizations on a variety of topics regarding business/corporate law, commercial law and creditors’ rights/bankruptcy. She has also written numerous articles for trade and general news publications regarding issues in these areas.

Embracing new technology, Ms. Rasmussen began authoring the Ohio Practical Business Law blog in November 2007 to educate business owners and company executives about the legal ramifications embedded in many business decisions. Her goal is to enhance the attorney-client relationship by providing pragmatic counsel and advice, which assists individuals and companies in making more legally informed decisions about the issues they face.

Areas of Practice

  • General Business and Corporate Law
  • Creditors Rights and Commercial Debt Collection
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Business Bankruptcy
20% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Representative Clients

  • Kingston National Bank
  • The Huntington National Bank

West Practice Categories

Business & Commercial Law, Business Organizations, Creditors' Rights, Collections & Repossessions, Commercial Real Estate, Bankruptcy Law


Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1984
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1993
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1984

Honors and Awards

  • Raymond K. Dykema Scholarship Award


  • The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1984
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
    Honors: cum laude
  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, 1981
    B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    Honors: With Honors in Political Science, Phi Beta Kappa

Published Works

  • Recognizing a Constitutional Right of Media Access to Evidentiary Recordings in Criminal Trials, University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Fall, 1983