Emily Cooney Couch is admitted to practice law in the State of Ohio and the Commonwealth of Kentucky. As Ziegler & Schneider’s newest associate, Emily has embraced the firm’s broad practice areas as an opportunity to practice in many areas of the law. Emily’s primary focus areas include civil litigation, employment law, family law, and estate planning and probate.
As a native of Northern Kentucky, Emily has a strong familial heritage within the legal field, as well as the community at large. Emily has been very involved in Northern Kentucky organizations throughout her lifetime. Through her involvement with the Notre Dame Academy AquaPandas and other local swim teams, Emily has had the privilege of coaching and teaching many local kids throughout the community.
Emily is a member of both Ohio and Kentucky Bar Associations, as well as the Northern Kentucky Bar Association. Additionally, Emily is a member of the Salmon P. Chase Inn of Court.
Emily obtained her Bachelor of Arts in History from the Northern Kentucky University and her Juris Doctorate from Salmon P. Chase College of Law, cum laude. While attending Chase, Emily competed with the Chase Arbitration Team and focused heavily on litigation preparation.
Currently, Emily resides in Campbell County, Kentucky with her husband, Kyle and dog, Bailey.