Neil Fairweather

Neil Fairweather

Neil Fairweather practices primarily in the firm’s Business Law Practice Area. In over 20 years of practice, Neil has represented numerous businesses in a variety of complex commercial transactions including mergers and acquisitions, commercial lending transactions, capital markets transactions, and franchise acquisitions and sales. Neil advises clients in all aspects of commercial real estate including acquisition, sale, leasing, and litigation of real estate disputes. Neil counsels new and existing businesses on growth strategies, winding down, dissolutions, as well as the resolution of various business conflicts.

Neil is licensed in the State of Ohio, the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the State of Indiana.

Neil lives in Union, Kentucky, with his wife, Stacy Cole, and their three children.



Memberships and Affiliations

  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association


  • Legal counsel to the Women's Crisis Center, Covington, Kentucky
  • Member of the Steering Committee for the Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers, through the Cincinnati Bar Association, 2010 to present
  • Neil Fairweather

    Wood + Lamping LLP

    600 Vine St. Suite 2500
    Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Telephone: (513) 852-6064
    Fax: (513) 419-6464
  • Practice Groups

  • Licenses

    • Supreme Court of Ohio
    • Supreme Court of Kentucky
    • Supreme Court of Indiana
  • Education

    • J.D. University of Kentucky College of Law, 1995
    • B.A. Hanover College, 1989
  • Awards

    • 2011 Liberation Award, presented by the Kentucky Rescue & Restore Victims of Human Trafficking Program in recognition of efforts to raise awareness and to assist victims of human trafficking
    • Inducted into the “Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers” Class XIII in May 2009
    • Recognized as a Rising Star by Ohio Super Lawyers Magazine in 2007