Our Team

Roger N. Braden

Roger N. Braden served as a medic in the Air Force in the early 1970’s. His previous experience working as a Registered Nurse brings an added dimension to his personal injury, medical malpractice, and healthcare law practice.

Roger N. Braden practices in the following areas of law: Brain Injury; Medical Malpractice; Personal Injury; Product Liability

Derek Humfleet

Derek is the firm’s thinker, problem solver and amateur theologian. For reasons not entirely clear, people and businesses come to Derek when they find themselves in precarious situations. Derek helps them discover the real source of their problem, identify a viable solution and map a pathway to their best outcome.

Zumreta Mulic

Paralegal

Zumreta graduated in 1984 with a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia. She attended the Law School at the University of Sarajevo, and practiced law in Sarajevo. She was involved with the inception and operations of the Military Tribunal during the war in Bosnia.

Emma Morrison

Paralegal

Emma has been a paralegal with the firm for over six years.

P.C. Edward Burcham

Of Counsel

I have extensive experience in the Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) area, having worked over three decades for a Fortune 50 company.

My work in the EHS area has included auditing for legal compliance and program compliance. I have worked globally, conducting legal compliance audits in over 30 countries worldwide and developing new EHS programs in manufacturing and research and development facilities.

I have conducted EHS training in Spanish, Portuguese and in other languages with the aid of translators in Latin America, Europe and Asia and defended regulatory citations in many US jurisdictions and in several countries in Latin America.

I have provided due diligence assessments for property and business transactions and negotiated regulatory permits for air emissions, water pollution and waste disposal. I have extensive technical experience with management of all EHS media, including troubleshooting compliance problems in wastewater, air and hazardous waste management.

Because I enjoy helping people prevent and solve legal problems, I have operated a private legal practice for the past 19 years, concentrating in domestic relations, estate planning and probate, real estate and small business transactions. I especially love working with families to ensure they can pass their wealth along to those whom they most cherish. I have extensive pro bono experience with Legal Aid of the Bluegrass for low income and elderly people as well as for his church.

I received a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Virginia Tech and earned my law degree from Salmon P. Chase College of Law. I am a member of the Kentucky and Northern Kentucky Bar Associations.

Milton "Chip" Goff

Of Counsel

I am an experienced attorney who has represented clients throughout Kentucky and Ohio in both state and federal court. He has argued cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and the Kentucky Court of Appeals.

I graduated from Northern Kentucky University and the Northern Kentucky University Salmon P. Chase College of Law with honors. I also have an Associate Degree in Applied Science in Electronic Engineering Technology.

I am licensed to practice law in Kentucky, Ohio and the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky.

Jeffery O. Casazza

Of Counsel

am a graduate of Rutgers University and New England School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts. After I graduated from law school I served as a judicial law clerk to the Hon. Carol E. Higbee in the Superior Court of New Jersey.

I work in all areas of family law including divorce, child custody, pre-nuptial agreements and adoption. I also represent and advise home owners associations (HOA’s) and property owners regarding the negotiation and drafting of contracts and leases and other legal documents, evictions and property rights. I have also assisted small business owners in the purchase and sale of their businesses.

In addition to family law litigation I also represent injured people in automobile collisions, slip and falls, dog bites, medical negligence and other types of premises liability cases.

I am licensed to practice law in all state courts in Kentucky, Ohio and New Jersey.