Charles Hinegardner's practice areas include civil litigation and domestic relations. As a litigator, Charles Hinegardner has tried and handled numerous types of cases including contract and coverage disputes, motor vehicle personal injury, premises liability, wrongful death, trade secrets, non-compete agreements, construction claims and product liability. He takes a proactive approach to handling litigation matters, working closely with clients to develop a strategy for reaching the desired outcome.
Chuck has handled numerous divorce and dissolution matters. He has been appointed Guardian Ad Litem by courts in dependency and neglect matters. He is very involved with counseling his clients, discussing likely results and insuring that the client's interests are protected and represented.
Recent Personal Injury Results:
Chuck recently reached a settlement of $925,000 in a personal injury car accident matter. His client was seriously injured, but, is making a good recovery. She was very pleased with the result.
Cincinnnati Family Law Results:
He and his client also received a very favorable decision from the Court after an emotional two day custody trial.
He and his client received a favorable decision from a family law court in a matter involving tracing pre-marital money through two homes. His client was able to retain that pre-marital money in the current marital residence which she was also granted exclusive use of.
Chuck obtained a successful decision from the Court of Appeals defending a client in a personal injury matter.
He also received a dismissal for the same client on statute of limitations grounds in another case.
He recently reached a final resolution in a trade secret matter that had been in litigation several years in federal court.
Areas of Practice:
- Litigation Services
- Cincinnati Family Law/Domestic Relations
- General Business Services
- Construction Law
- Born and raised in Wapakoneta, Ohio.
- Currently lives in Ft. Thomas, KY with his wife and four children.
- Coaches youth basketball, soccer, flag football, baseball and softball.
Admitted to Practice:
- Ohio and Kentucky
- Federal District Courts, Ohio and Kentucky
- Cincinnati Bar Association
- Ohio State Bar Association
- Northern Kentucky Bar Association
- Kentucky Bar Association
- The Ohio State University, B.A. 1992
- University of Cincinnati, J.D. 1995