Ms. Thurner is a 2015 graduate of the University Of Cincinnati College Of Law. She was admitted to practice in Ohio that same year. During law school, Ms. Thurner interned with the Ohio Innocence Project. During her third year, she practiced criminal defense under a limited law license and was able to represent clients in Hamilton County Municipal Court. She also received the Outstanding Clinical Student Award for the University Of Cincinnati College Of Law, class of 2015.
After graduation, Ms. Thurner interned with the felony division of the Public Defender and was hired as a municipal attorney in December of 2015. In October of 2017 Ms.Thurner joined the Felony Division.