Stacey Tsarnas Hackenberg

Stacey is Of Counsel with the Firm and concentrates her practice on Real Estate,and Business Law.  Stacey represents entrepreneurs, closely held companies, and family businesses, advising clients about business formation, business asset or stock purchase/sale agreements, and business succession. Forming long lasting relationships with clients, Stacey helps guide her small business clients through legal questions and works closely with them to draft contracts and negotiate the transactions that keep her clients’ businesses growing.  Additionally, Stacey advises her business clients on employment related questions that may arise, such handling employee contracts, policies, leaves of absence, discipline, and terminations, and drafting employee handbooks. 

Stacey advises buyers and sellers of commercial real estate, negotiating and drafting real estate purchase and sale agreements, guiding through the due diligence process to closings. Stacey has extensive experience counseling landlords and tenants in the leasing of commercial property. Stacey provides candid and sound advice in her clients' real estate and business transactions, ensuring her clients achieve their goals

An Akron native, Stacey resides in Hudson with her husband and children. She appreciates good food whether cooking it herself or exploring new restaurants, and cherishes all that Northeast Ohio has to offer, especially enjoying Playhouse square; sporting events, and hiking our beautiful parks.


  • Current Member, Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) of Akron
  • Past Board Member, Hudson Preschool Parents
  • Past Board Member, Hudson Parent Teacher Organization


  • State of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for Southern District of Ohio 
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association


  • Capital University, J.D., Order of the Curia, 1996
  • Miami University, B.A., Cum Laude, 1992