150 E 4th St #4
Cincinnati, OH 45202-4018

50 E Rivercenter Blvd #1400
Covington, KY 41011

P 513.768.9711

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky
  • Ohio

Timothy B. Theissen


Tim Theissen maintains a general practice, and primarily handles divorces, zoning matters, real estate transactions and estate planning/probate. He also represents several small businesses and does some other civil litigation. His largest practice area is Family Law, and he is a member of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (See www.AAML.org). He is collaboratively trained and is an advocate of the collaborative process (See www.nkydivorce.com).


  • Northern Kentucky University Salmon P. Chase College of Law (J.D.)
  • Northern Kentucky University (B.A.)
  • Attended Xavier University

Articles, Publications & Lectures

  • The State of Grandparent Visitation in Kentucky (2011)
  • The Family Business and Divorce (2011) addressing business valuations, and the non-marital aspects of a family business.
  • Divorcing – A New Way (2008) about collaborative divorce.
  • How to Reduce Contractor’s A/R’s Using Mechanic’s Liens
  • The Risks and Benefit of Providing Employee References

Community Involvement

  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, fellow
  • American Institute of Collaborative Professionals, member
  • Academy of Northern Kentucky Collaborative Professionals, Inc., president
  • Cincinnati Academy of Collaborative Professionals, member
  • Kentucky Children’s Home Board of Trustees, member
  • University of Cincinnati, Legal Assisting Program, Former Assistant professor, adjunct
  • Kenton County and Municipal Planning and Zoning Commission, former chairman and member

Honors & Recognition



Named a “Leading Lawyer” in Family/Domestic Relations Law, 2006-2014 by Cincy Magazine

Recipient of the Kentucky Bar Association Continuing Legal Education award (2010, 2011)

Practice Areas

  • Family Law | Divorce
  • Collaborative Family Law
  • Divorce Litigation (including cases involving Business Valuations)
  • Adoption
  • Real Estate
  • Zoning
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Small Business