Tasha K. Schaffner

Tasha K. Schaffner

Crestview Hills, Kentucky

Tasha Schaffner is an attorney of law.

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. Ms. Schaffner has successfully litigated criminal matters from traffic tickets to murder jury trials.

From her office in Florence, Ms. Schaffner assists clients in Northern Kentucky, including but not limited to the counties of Kenton, Campbell, Boone, Pendleton, Mason, Bracken, Grant and Gallatin. Including the communities of Alexandria, Bellevue, Burlington, Covington, Dry Ridge, Edgewood, Elsmere, Erlanger, Florence, Fort Mitchell, Fort Thomas, Fort Wright, Highland Heights, Newport, Wilder and the surrounding areas.

Areas of Practice

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

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 2000


  • 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

Honors and Awards

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

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky 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