Gena was born in Hamilton, Ohio and graduated from Hamilton High School. Gena received her B.A. in English: Journalism and Political Science from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, in 2001. She attended Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio, and graduated cum laude in 2006 with a Juris Doctorate. Upon being admitted to practice law in Ohio in 2006, Attorney Larison returned to Butler County, Ohio and began her legal career as an associate attorney at The Law Offices of Myron A. Wolf. Attorney Myron A. Wolf served as Gena’s mentor until his retirement at the end of 2016. In 2016, Attorney Larison began operating her own successful private practice in Hamilton, Ohio and focuses her practice in the area of family law. Gena primarily serves the families of Butler and Warren Counties.

Attorney Larison has been selected by Super Lawyers each year from 2012-2018 as a Top Rated Family Law Attorney. She is also a member of the Butler County Bar Association and contributes her time to pro bono work for the Volunteer Lawyers Project, an adjunct of the Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati. However, despite her professional accomplishments, Gena is most proud of being a mom to two young boys.