Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr.

Ohio Bankruptcy Attorney and National Tax Lawyer
  • Bankruptcy, Tax Law, Foreclosure Defense
  • Ohio
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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.

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
Professional Experience
President & Owner
Sheppard Law Offices, Co., L.P.A.
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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.
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Clients' Choice Award
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University of Denver
Professional Associations
Creditor Education Coalition
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Ohio State Bar Association
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
  • Free Consultation
    Bankruptcy and Tax Lawyer Ken Sheppard provides free initial consultations.
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  • 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.
Practice Areas
  • Bankruptcy
  • Tax Law
  • Foreclosure Defense
Additional Practice Area
  • Chapter 7 & Chapter 13
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Columbus Ohio Bankruptcy Attorney Kenneth Sheppard, Jr.
Contact & Map
Columbus, Ohio Bankruptcy Lawyer & Tax Attorney
2600 Tiller Lane
Suite A
Columbus, OH 43231
Toll-Free: (877) 505-9455
Telephone: (614) 523-3106
Newark, Ohio Bankruptcy Lawyer and Tax Attorney Office
843 N. 21st Street
Suite 108
Newark, OH 43055
Toll-Free: (877) 505-9455
Telephone: (740) 345-7138
Canton, Ohio Bankruptcy Attorney & Tax Lawyer Office
Belden Village Tower
Suite 200
Canton, OH 44718
Toll-Free: (877) 505-9455
Telephone: (330) 409-2876
Mt. Vernon, Ohio Bankruptcy Attorney & Tax Lawyer Office
11 West Gambier Street
Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Toll-Free: (877) 505-9455
Telephone: (740) 392-0404
Indianapolis Tax Relief & Tax Lawyer Office
120 E Market Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Toll-Free: (877) 505-9455