A Family Law Firm

Owned and operated by a father and daughter legal team David L. Knisley and Samantha J. Brush offer over 30 years of experience. Choosing representation is a crucial step when approaching any legal claim or issue. David and Samantha recognize the impact and importance of their advocacy; and they are committed to delivering the best results for their clients.


David L. Knisley

Dave was born in Columbus, Ohio, January, 1954. He Received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from The Ohio State University in 1977. Dave joined the United States Marine Corps in 1978 and completed his service in 1982.

Dave began law school at Ohio Northern University Law School where he received his Juris Doctor degree in 1989. Dave was admitted to the Ohio State Bar in 1989. Dave has lived in Southern Ohio, Ross County for over 15 years. Dave is married and has three daughters and four grandkids.

Majority of his practice has been in the area of Worker's Compensation, and he has over 30 years of experience in this area of the law. He understands the administrative complexities of Worker's Compensation and takes pride in assisting his client through the complex and frustrating process. 

Dave is also a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and the Columbus Bar Association.

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Samantha J. Brush (Knisley) 

Samantha was born in Columbus, Ohio. After graduating High School Samantha attended the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science in 2007. After graduating, Samantha traveled and lived and worked abroad in Australia for over a year. When returning to the U.S., Samantha worked in Insurance Administration/HR for over 5 years, and later attended the night school program at Capital Law School. 

Samantha graduated from Capital Law School in May 2016 with a focus in Alternative Dispute Resolution. Shortly after welcoming her second son, Samantha was admitted to the Ohio Bar in November 2016. 

Her practice is mainly in the area of Worker's Compensation, Personal Injury and Family Law. Samantha enjoys advocating for her clients and offers a personal, but professional attention to each and every client. 

Samantha is also a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and Columbus Bar Association.