Michael A. O'Hara, PLLC Attorney at Law

7000 Houston Road, Suite 27, Florence, Kentucky 41042

Telephone: (859) 746-0500

 EDUCATION
 Mediator Training Program - Mediation Center of Kentucky - Frankfort, Kentucky - 2000
 Salmon P. Chase College of Law - Juris Doctorate - Highland Heights, Kentucky 1989-1993
 Thomas More College - Bachelor of Arts, History and Psychology - Crestview Hills, Kentucky 1985-1989
 Covington Latin High School - Graduated - Covington, Kentucky 1981-1985
 PUBLICATIONS, PAPERS, PRESENTATIONS AND COMMITTEES
 2012 Mediation Section Committee Chairman - Northern Kentucky Bar Association
 2011 Mock Trial Judge - Cincinnati Bar Association YLS Section Competition
 Cincinnati Bar Association Lawyers Referral Section member since 2007
 "From the Judge's Prospective" - Views on Mediation, Moderator for the No. Ky. Bar Association CLE Presentation, May, 2011
 Best Practices for Legal Obligations and Medical Records, Presenter, Positive Pathways, Inc., June, 2010
 Review "How to Get and Keep Good Clients" Cincinnati Bar Association - CBA Report Magazine - January, 2009
 Believability of Child Witnesses, Presenter, Psychology Conference, Evansville, Indiana 1998
 MEMBERSHIPS
Kentucky Bar Association 
 Ohio Bar Association
 Bar Association of Federal Court of Claims
 National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
 Northern Kentucky Bar Association
 Hamilton County Trial Laywers Association
 Cincinnati Bar Association
 Cincinnati Bar Association - Lawyer Referral Service Member
 Business Networking International (BNI), member - 1998 - 2009
 BNI, past-president, Professional Networking Alliance Chapter
 Kentucky Justice Association, Member
 Brightleaf Homeowners Association, Board Member
 Brightleaf Homeowners Association, Chairmen of the By-Law Committee
 ACTIVITIES
National Ski Patrol, Patroller at Perfect North Ski Area 
 Trained in Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation and Outdoor Emergency Care
 Completed National Ski Patrol Education Course in BAsic Mountaineering
2009 Northern Kentucky Bar Association - Mediating with Juveniles
 2008 - Northern Kentucky Bar Association - Torts and Insurance
 2008 Kentucky Court of Justice - AOC - Guardian Ad Litem Training
 2007 CLE Education Award
 EEOC Mediator under Chief Judge Charetta Harrington
 2006 Volunteer Mediator for Campbell County Circuit Court Settlement Week for Judges Reinhart-Ward and Stine
 Miami Valley Regional Medical Center's Level 1 Trauma Center, Symposium for Continuing Emergency Medical Service Education (1997)
 Certified National Motorcycle Basic Safety Skills Program, Northern Kentucky University (1997)
 Internal Revenue Service VITA Program Volunteer (1993)
 Attorney, National Mock Trial Competition, 1989
 Phi Alpha Theta, National History Honors Society, Treasurer, (1988-1989)
RECOGNITIONS, HONORS
 Edwin B. Heile Memorial Scholarship, Thomas More College
 Dean's List, Thomas More College
 2008 Guardian Ad Litem Training
 2007 CLE Education Award
 2005 Boone County Fiscal Court - AIM Program

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AND SUPPORT

Special Olympics
The Arc of Kentucky
Covington Latin School
Redwood Orphanage


 NEWS COVERAGE, ARTICLES AND INTERVIEWS

6/15/2005 - The Kentucky Post - Reporter, Crystal Harden. - "Six Lawyers Honored for Work With Children"

 8/22/2011 - Channel 12, Reporter Jeff Hirsch, "Boone County Inmate Sues Over Medical Treatment"

2/18/2012 - The Enquirer and Cincinnati.com, Reporter, Jim Hannah, "Liability For Bite Argued"

7/17/2012 - The Enquirer and Cincinnati.com, Reporter, Jim Hannah, "Landlord Liable In Dog Attack"

7/17/2012 - Fox 19 News and Fox19.com, Reporter Gordon Graham, "Landlords Can Be Held Liable In

Dog Attacks"