Graf Stiebel & Coyne - Attorneys at Law

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Kacey Marr Vaught
Kacey Marr Vaught

Graf Stiebel & Coyne

425 Walnut Street

Suite 2400

Cincinnati, OH 45202

Telephone: 513.618.7858

Fax: 513.618.7859

kvaught@gscfirm.com


Kacey joined Graf Stiebel & Coyne in 2014, and focuses her practice on tax and estate planning for individuals, families, and closely-held businesses, as well as trust and estate litigation and administration. Prior to joining the firm, Kacey served as a law clerk to the Honorable Eugene Siler, Jr., United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Kacey is a member of the Junior League of Cincinnati, as well as the Cincinnati, Ohio, and Kentucky Bar Associations. Kacey serves on the steering committees for the Cincinnati Bar Association’s Estate Planning and Probate Practice Group, Basic Estate Planning Institute, and Advanced Estate Planning Institute, as well as the Events and Public Relations Committee for the Cincinnati Bar Foundation. Kacey is also a founding member of Probate and Estate Law Attorneys, a networking and educational group for associate attorneys in the Greater Cincinnati area. Kacey graduated summa cum laude from the University of Kentucky and Order of the Coif from the University of Cincinnati College of Law.

Education
  • University of Kentucky, B.S., Economics and Marketing, 2010 (Summa Cum Laude)
  • University of Cincinnati, J.D., 2013 (Order of the Coif)
Bar Admissions
  • Ohio 2013
  • Kentucky 2014
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit 2014
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky 2014
  • United States District Court, Western District of Kentucky 2014
  • Supreme Court of Kentucky 2014
Professional Affiliations
  • Cincinnati, Ohio, and Kentucky Bar Associations
Recognitions
  • Order of the Coif, top ten percent of graduating law school class for all six semesters
  • George A. Dornette Ethics Award Fall 2011
  • Phi Kappa Phi, top ten percent of graduating undergraduate class
  • University of Kentucky Presidential Scholar
Recent Professional Contributions
  • Kenneth P. Coyne and Kacey Marr Vaught, “Simple Trusts: A Tool to Protect Clients During Life, to Ease Administration After Death, and to Avoid Controversy,” CBA Report (Nov. 2016)
  • Kenneth P. Coyne and Kacey Marr Vaught, “Time to Revisit Powers of Attorney: Strategies for Decreasing the Potential for Agent Mishandling and Misconduct,” Probate Law Journal of Ohio (July/Aug. 2016, Vol. 26, Issue 6)
  • “You’re Only as Good as Your Tax Software: The Tax Court’s Wrongful Approval of the TurboTax Defense in Olsen v. Commissioner,” University of Cincinnati Law Review (81.2)
  • “The Right to ‘Skype’: The Due Process Concerns of Videoconferencing at Parole Revocation Hearings,” University of Cincinnati Law Review (81.4) (winner of Norbert Heinsheimer Law Review Essay Prize 2013)