About Our Firm

The office of Schaffner Family Law in Crestview Hills, Kentucky, has earned a reputation for our high-quality family law representation. Our lawyers have respect for our clients. Family law problems are often highly stressful for our clients. We are devoted to providing tough, persuasive and intelligent representation. Our goal is to help you through a difficult time.

Hard Work And A Drive For The Best Results Fuel Our Representation

Hard work and attention to detail are at the core of how we approach family law problems. When work with our lawyers and staff, you will be treated with respect. We will listen intently to your specific legal issues to gain an accurate understanding of your concerns. We tailor our strategic representation to serve the unique situation each client is facing.

If you are facing a complex family law problem, you deserve a lawyer who has the skill to collaborate with your opponent and negotiate as necessary, but also with the strength to stand up for your rights at trial. Our lawyers have earned solid courtroom skills and do not fear going to trial when the opposing party is not willing to reach a reasonable settlement.

Tasha K. Schaffner

Asked six different ways why she became an attorney, Ms. Schaffner has the same answer. It’s about seeing justice served.

If you’re looking for the right attorney to present your case, here are three points to consider about Ms. Schaffner: She is tough, persuasive and intelligent. She is a fierce advocate driven by justice. She thoroughly investigates her cases.

Her practice, based in Northern Kentucky, is focused on criminal defense, divorce as well as all aspects of family law, including paternity, adoption, and child support. Ms. Schaffner has represented individuals in all aspects of family law. Ms. Schaffner has litigated several cases through the appeals process, resulting in changes to Kentucky law affecting families. Early in her career, Ms. Schaffner successfully litigated civil and criminal matters from traffic tickets to murder jury trials, before choosing to focus solely on family law.

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Alimony
  • Child Support
  • Modifications
  • Criminal Law

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2000
  • Kentucky, 2002


Honors and Awards

  • Clarence Darrow Prodigy Award
  • Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2005
  • Life Fellow, Kentucky Bar Foundation


  • Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California
    • J.D. – 2000
    • Honors: Top 10% of Class
  • University of Akron
    • B.A. summa cum laude – 1995

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentuck Bar Foundation, Board of Directors, 2007-2016
  • Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, Board of Directors, 2003 – 2012
  • Academy of Northern Kentucky Collaborative Professionals, Member, Board of Directors, 2010 – 2012
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • California Bar Association

Meet Tasha K. Schaffner

Overview of our firm

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