Distinctly Personal Attention The Hallmark of Our Firm

Beckman Weil Shepardson
Serving the legal needs of Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky since 1967

Throughout the years, the recurring feedback from our clients is that they felt they were treated in a personal way. We’ve always believed that success comes from serving the individual, not simply the case. We’re committed to our clients, committed to the law, and committed to Cincinnati.

Areas of Practice

Civil LitigationDomestic RelationsElder LawEstate Planning
Personal InjuryProbateReal EstateSpecial Needs Planning
TaxationCorporate / Business
Labor and EmploymentInstitutional Law


Hot Topics In Elder Law

You are invited to join BWS Elder Law Attorneys Ashley Shannon Burke and Janet Pecquet at the Hot Topics In Elder Law seminar presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association Elder Law Committee in collaboration with Pro Seniors on April...


Our Commitment

Our founders set two standards that continue to guide us: To offer a variety of legal services on a highly personalized basis, and a commitment to a better quality of life for the greater Cincinnati area through our endeavors both as legal professionals and as active members of the community.

Recent Posts

United States Supreme Court Denies Review of Medicaid Annuity Case

By Ashley Shannon Burke, Esq. In Hughes v. McCarthy, the Ohio Department of Medicaid attempted to treat the purchase of an annuity after one spouse has entered a nursing home as an impermissible transfer of assets (for less than fair market value), thereby finding that the annuity purchase was subject to a penalty.  When a penalty