A Tradition & Reputation For Quality Legal Services

About Ruberg Law PLLC: A Law Firm Dedicated To Serve

Allow us to introduce ourselves. We are attorneys Michael K. Ruberg and Eric S. Beutel. We build on the tradition of service modeled by our law firm’s namesake, the late attorney Robert E. Ruberg Sr. In his own law practice, he demonstrated the importance of treating clients with respect and dignity at all times. His reputation brought him referrals and repeat business over many decades. Today, we, Mike Ruberg, Eric Beutel, and our legal staff, continue this legacy of service with pride. We bring decades of experience to the table. Ruberg Law PLLC serves clients throughout Northern Kentucky and the Greater Cincinnati area.


Attorney Michael K. Ruberg

Michael K. Ruberg

Managing Partner


Mike’s practice focuses on estate planning and probate administration, including complex matters involving multiple heirs, contested estates, asset protection, corporations and real estate. Mike has experience as corporate counsel for several corporations and LLCs in Northern Kentucky. He has defended various individuals regarding criminal matters as well as represented plaintiffs regarding personal injuries.

Attorney Eric S. Beutel

Eric S. Beutel



Eric Beutel is a husband, father of three, and lawyer. But before all of this, he was a son and a brother to three siblings. Eric grew up in the northern suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio. His dad worked as an engineer at a large aircraft engine manufacturing company, but still found time to coach his kids’ sports teams; spend summer weekends boating and enjoying water sports; and mentor his children to become productive participants in society.

Matthew R. Broering

Matthew R. Broering

Attorney – Of Counsel

Matt Broering was born and raised in Alexandria, Kentucky, and is proud to call this area his home. A graduate of Newport Central Catholic High School, Matt went on to attend Centre College while playing baseball. After graduating from Centre with degrees in Economics and Spanish, Matt took a job with General Electric as a Sales Analyst. Realizing his passions laid outside of the corporate setting, he attended Salmon P. Chase Law School at Northern Kentucky University and earned his J.D. in 2021.

Melanie M. Chenot

Melanie M. Chenot

Paralegal and Office Manager


I am driven by driven by a passion for justice and an unwavering commitment to excellence in the legal field. Starting her career in a small-town law office, I honed my skills across various large and small law firms in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

We Are Here To Meet Your Needs In All Aspects of Estate Planning, and Probate.

We start every consultation by listening closely to clients’ concerns. We provide clients with relevant information and keen insights. They are then ready to make the right decisions in their own legal matters.

The firm’s practice areas include estate planning and probate, trusts, guardianship,  and business succession. From law offices in Crestview Hills, we represent individuals, families, and businesses  We welcome clients from Covington, Florence, and the Greater Cincinnati area.

Our Practice Areas And Backgrounds

At Ruberg Law PLLC, we work diligently to meet legal needs of individuals, families and business owners in our community.

Learn about our individual strengths and experience through the above links.

Let Us Explain How We Can Help

Your legal matters are important to us. We welcome your inquiry by phone at 859-344-6742 or by email.