Free Consultation: (234) 678-0626Tap to Call This Lawyer
James Frederick Hausen

James Frederick Hausen

  • Bankruptcy
  • Ohio, Ohio Northern District
Claimed Lawyer Profile

Attorney James Hausen graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree with honors in 1996 at the University of Akron. He passed the CPA exam in Ohio in 1996 on the first attempt. At that time less than 30% passed the whole CPA exam on the first attempt. He worked in accounting from 1996-1998 while pursuing his M.B.A. degree. He received his M.B.A. degree in 1998 when he decided to go to law school.
He graduated from the University of Akron School of Law in 2001 with a Juris Doctor and Master of Taxation degree and passed the bar exam in Ohio on the first try. He was then hired at a construction company as a job cost manager from 2001-2005.
In 2005, he took his accounting skills and legal skills to helping clients file for bankruptcy at one of Ohio's largest bankruptcy law firms. There he directly supervised or filed hundreds of cases.
In 2008 he was hired at the Chapter 13 Trustee Office in Canton, Ohio where he helped prepare and review the financial statements for the Trustee as well as helping the Trustee review thousands of cases.
In 2011 Mr. Hausen joined Attorney John Bates to open a law practice in which Mr. Hausen is able to use his many years of accounting and legal experience in helping people all over Northeast Ohio file for bankruptcy.

University of Akron School of Law
J.D. (2001)
University of Akron School of Law Logo
University of Akron
Master of Taxation (2001)
University of Akron Logo
University of Akron
MBA (1998)
University of Akron Logo
University of Akron
B.S. (1996) | Accounting
Honors: Cum Laude
University of Akron Logo
Professional Associations
National Association of Consumber Bankruptcy Attorneys
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
Ohio Northern District
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    We can only accept credit cards from people who are not filing bankruptcy
Practice Area
    Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
Bates and Hausen, LLC
127 E. Liberty St
Suite 375
Wooster, OH 44391
215 East Waterloo Road #17
Akron, OH 44319
Telephone: (234) 678-0626