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Meet Our Staff

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Michelle Schmitt

Michelle joined the team in 2008 as the Disability Claims Advocate, assisting individuals in obtaining Social Security Disability benefits. Prior to joining Mr. Garner’s team, an extensive portion of her working career has been as a Social Worker and Life Coach, serving individuals with various disabilities. Michelle has lived in the Tri-State most of her life and after she and her husband raised their 5 children they now enjoy traveling, camping and hiking together. Michelle is also an enthusiastic cook and enjoys spending time with friends and family.

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Caroline Middendorf

Caroline brings a great deal of experience assisting clients accomplish their legal goals. She has worked in the legal field for many years and is a very talented and skilled member of the team. Caroline’s passion for criminal defense has made her a vital role in the planning and preparation for jury trials. Caroline and her husband Riley have a beautiful daughter and enjoy spending time as a family in the Greater Cincinnati area.

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Ashley Kinnett

Ashley is an experienced legal assistant and has helped many clients accomplish their goals on the legal process. She is adept and proficient in interacting with the court system as well as attorneys and staff. Ashley was born and raised in Dearborn County and is passionate about helping the people in her community. Ashley and her husband Derek enjoy spending time working on their family farm and have a beautiful daughter. Ashley has a passion for music and has been involved with the concert industry for many years.