D. Todd Rush


Phone: (513) 771-2444
Fax: (513) 771-2447
Email: Email Me

Areas of Practice:

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Business Law

D. Todd Rush is a partner in the law firm of Cornetet, Meyer, Rush & Stapleton, and his practice is concentrated in the areas of estate planning, probate, and corporate/business law.

Mr. Rush’s estate planning practice involves the representation of clients on a wide range of estate planning matters, including issues such as probate avoidance, revocable living trusts, irrevocable trusts, tax planning, Medicaid planning, creditor protection, and creating distribution plans for minor¬† children, adult children, disabled individuals, and/or other beneficiaries.

In his probate practice, Mr. Rush represents and counsels executors, administrators, trustees and other fiduciaries on the administration of estates (probate estates, trust estates, and non-probate estates), including the preparation of estate tax returns, fiduciary income tax returns, payment of debts of the estate, and the ultimate distribution of assets to estate/trust beneficiaries.

Mr. Rush’s corporate/business law practice is focused on business entity formation (corporations, LLC’s, etc.), structuring, restructuring, business entities succession planning, purchases and sales of businesses, intellectual property, liquor licenses, contracts,¬† and other business contractual matters.

Bar Admissions:

  • Ohio (1997)
  • Kentucky (2003)
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio (1997)


  • University of Dayton School of Law – Juris Doctor Degree (J.D., top15%, 1997)
  • Ohio University – Bachelor of Business Administration Degree (B.B.A., cum laude, 1990)

Professional Affiliations:

  • Ohio Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Estate Planning Council
  • Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels