Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr.
About Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr.Kenneth L. Sheppard, Jr. is the President and Owner of Sheppard Law Offices, Co., L.P.A.
Kenneth graduated from Ohio Northern University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and History. While at Ohio Northern, Ken was a member of three honor societies and two national mock trial teams. He then entered Ohio Northern University Law School and graduated in 1999 with a Juris Doctor degree. After law school, Mr. Sheppard earned his LL.M. (Master's Degree) in Taxation from the University of Denver in 2000.
Attorney Sheppard is admitted to practice law in the State of Ohio, in the Ohio Southern Federal District Court of Ohio, and U.S Tax Court. He is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, and a member of three committees: Banking, Commercial & Bankruptcy Law, Taxation Law, and Federal Taxation Law. Kenneth is also a member of the Columbus Young Professionals Club, Creditor Education Coalition, and the Better Business Bureau. Mr. Sheppard is a referral attorney for Hyatt Legal Services and ARAG.
Prior to opening Sheppard Law Offices, Kenneth was the Director of Advanced Planning for a prestigious national wealth management firm. Mr. Sheppard educated his clients how to effectively implement and maintain their high net worth estate and business plans.
Mr. Sheppard opened his law practice in 2005. Ken has practiced primarily in the areas of bankruptcy, taxation and family law. Mr. Sheppard has handled many Chapter 7 and 13 consumer bankruptcy cases, providing financial relief to individuals and small business owners in central Ohio. In family law, Ken has focused on cases involving divorce, dissolution, and custody. Throughout the entire state of Ohio, Mr. Sheppard has helped his tax clients resolve their federal and state income, employment, and sales tax problems.
Sheppard Law Offices' mission is to provide the highest quality of legal services to its clients and the community, while upholding an exceptional standard of ethical and professional conduct.
Mr. Sheppard enjoys spending time with his family. Ken's father and Ken travel several times throughout the year to various fishing sites and campgrounds across the Midwest.
- Tax Law
- Foreclosure Defense
Additional Practice Areas
- Chapter 7 & Chapter 13
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Consultation
- Bankruptcy and Tax Lawyer Ken Sheppard provides free initial consultations.
- Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
- All cases - initial retainer - $300 (which is part of the overall attorney fees) Chapter 7 Bankruptcy - Fixed Fee + $306 filing fee, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy - Fixed Fee + $281 filing fee (portion of attorney fees are deferred and included as part of the payment plan) Debtor Education - total cost - $40 - paid directly to service provider, not Attorney Sheppard Hourly Rate - non-tax cases: $200.00 Hourly Rate - tax cases: $250.00 Mr. Sheppard will fully discuss all costs and expenses with you at the free initial consultation.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
|President & Owner, Sheppard Law Offices, Co., L.P.A.|
|Practice concentrated in bankruptcy and taxation. Discusses prospective clients debt and tax issues at free initial consultation. Provides legal advice and recommendations regarding filing Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies and steps to take to resolve IRS tax problems.|
|University of Denver||LL.M.||Taxation|
|Honors: 4.0 GPA - Spring Quarter|
|Ohio Northern University||J.D.||Law|
|Honors: Poverty Law Book Award|
|Activities: Student Bar Association President|
|Ohio Northern University||B.A.||Political Science & History|
|Honors: 3 Honoraries: Hisotry, Political Science, and Criminal Justice|
|Activities: Outstanding Attorney Award Member of 2 National Mock Trial Teams|
|Rising Star, Super Lawyers|
|Clients' Choice Award, Avvo|
|Rising Star, Super Lawyers|
|Graduate Tax Program Deans List, University of Denver|
|Member, Creditor Education Coalition|
|Member, Ohio State Bar Association|
|Ohio Bankruptcy & Income Tax Refunds|
Columbus, Ohio bankruptcy lawyer Ken Sheppard, Jr. discusses how income tax refunds are handled in a bankruptcy, and what you can do to protect your refund.
Ohio Bankruptcy Lawyer Ken Sheppard, Jr. discusses how IRS Income Tax Refunds are handled in an ...Ohio Bankruptcy Lawyer Ken Sheppard, Jr. discusses how IRS Income Tax Refunds are handled in an Ohio Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing. Attorney Sheppard has 4 bankruptcy offices, in Columbus, Canton, Newark, and Mt. Vernon, Ohio. Hide
|Lawsuits, Judgments, and Filing Bankruptcy in Ohio|
Bankruptcy Attorney Kenneth L. Sheppard, Jr. discusses the handling of lawsuits in Ohio and the treatment of lawsuits and judgments in a bankruptcy
Ohio Bankruptcy Attorney Ken Sheppard, Jr. discusses options when facing a lawsuit, or judgment ...Ohio Bankruptcy Attorney Ken Sheppard, Jr. discusses options when facing a lawsuit, or judgment against you. The discussion also includes the impact of filing for bankruptcy and the effect of the automatic stay on the lawsuit. Hide
WEBSITES & BLOGS
Website: Columbus Ohio Bankruptcy Attorney Kenneth Sheppard, Jr.
My Home is Scheduled to be Sold at Auction by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Real Estate Division, What Can I Do? Student Loan Debt and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy in Ohio Credit Card Spending Prior to Filing Bankruptcy Getting My Drivers’ License Back By Filing Bankruptcy Lawsuits and Bankruptcy in Ohio Taxes and Bankruptcy – When to File Bankruptcy and Keeping My Income Tax Refund Life After Bankruptcy, Part 2 Life After Bankruptcy, Part 1
My answer to: Do I need to correct my reaffirmation of my mortgage on my chapter 7 bankruptcy http://rpx.me/1/pFg8l— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) April 10, 2015
My answer to: We filed taxes as married because our tax agent said we could and we are not maried we need h... http://rpx.me/1/yEg8l— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) April 10, 2015
My answer to: Walking away from a property that was included in a bankruptcy filed by my ex-husband, what a... http://rpx.me/1/5oa8l— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) April 3, 2015
My answer to: Tax filing during separation http://rpx.me/1/noa8l— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) April 3, 2015
My answer to: Does one have to file all alleged debts in a bankruptcy filing, even if one deems them, or t... http://rpx.me/1/VwS7l— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) March 12, 2015
My answer to: How do we get our mobile home title and property deed under the homestead expemtion after a b... http://rpx.me/1/BwS7l— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) March 12, 2015
My answer to: Where can I go for help on defaulted student loans after chapter 13 bankruptcy? http://rpx.me/1/U4R7l— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) March 12, 2015
My answer to: If we are being sued for city tax and we pay them before the court date do we still need to a... http://rpx.me/1/t4R7l— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) March 12, 2015
Ohio Bankruptcy & Income Tax Refunds: http://youtu.be/5GyM_zyzFPc?a via @YouTube— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) March 3, 2015
My answer to: Will bankruptcy affect federal tax refund? http://rpx.me/1/Lg4w— Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr. (@TaxAttorneyUSA) January 12, 2015
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