PARTNER

MICHAELA M. STAGNARO

mstagnaro@shkfamilylaw.com

After graduating Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Miami University with a major in Political Science, Michaela went on to the University of Cincinnati to pursue her Juris Doctorate. Michaela graduated from the University of Cincinnati School of Law in 1992 and has been helping people throughout Ohio ever since.

Michaela has been representing clients in all aspects of family law matters in both Juvenile and Domestic Relations court over the last twenty-six years. She represents clients in complex litigation and collaborative cases across Hamilton, Clermont and Warren counties in Ohio. Her representation spans divorce, dissolution, custody, parenting, child support and spousal support both pre and post decree.

Michaela represents clients in each stage of the litigation process from pretrial to final hearing and on to the Court of Appeals. Michaela has appeared before the Supreme Court of Ohio on family law and other matters. She helped create new law in the area of adoption.

In her collaborative practice, Michaela loves finding creative solutions to her client’s problems. She enjoys facilitating negotiation and positively leading clients towards a new normal.

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AREAS OF PRACTICE
• 70% Domestic Relations/Family Law
• 30% Criminal/Appellate

LITIGATION PERCENTAGE
• 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

BAR ADMISSIONS
• Ohio, 1992
• S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1993

EDUCATION
• University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio (Magna Cum Laude)
• Miami University, Oxford, Ohio (Magna Cum Laude), Phi Beta Kappa

REPRESENTATIVE CASES
• In re P.L.H., 2017 – Ohio – 5824 (Ohio Supreme Court 2017)
• State v. Ruff, 2015 – Ohio – 995 (Ohio Supreme Court 2015)
• State v. Jacquillard, 2014 – Ohio – 4394 (First District 2014)
• State v. Crayeraft, 2012 – Ohio-884 (Twelfth District 2012)
• State v. Smith, 117 O. St. 32 447 (Ohio Supreme Court 2008)
• State v. Hundley, 2007 – Ohio-3556 (First District C.A. 2007)
• State v. Griffin, 142 O. App. 3265 (First District 2001)





 


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30 Garfield Place, Suite 760, Cincinnati, OH 45202