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Kenneth L. Sheppard Jr.

Sheppard Law Offices, Co., L.P.A.
Ohio

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 Ohio. He is also licensed in U.S. Tax Court as well as both U.S. District Courts of Ohio (Northern and Southern). He is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, Akron Bar Association, and Stark County Bar Association. Kenneth is also a member of the Credit Education Coalition and the Better Business Bureau. Mr. Sheppard is a referral attorney for both 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 opened his law practice in 2005. Ken's law practice is concentrated primarily in the areas of bankruptcy and taxation. Mr. Sheppard has handled many Chapter 7 and 13 consumer bankruptcy cases, providing financial relief to individuals and small business owners in central and northeast Ohio. Throughout the entire state of Ohio and across the country, 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 and tax services to its clients and the community while upholding an exceptional standard of ethical and professional conduct.Kenneth also enjoys the outdoors. Ken and his father travel to various fishing hot spots across the country annually.

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Work experience

Sheppard Law Offices, Co., L.P.A.
President & Owner | 2005 - Present
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.

Education

University of Denver
LL.M., Taxation | 1999 - 2000
Honors: 4.0 GPA - Spring Quarter
Ohio Northern University
J.D., Law | 1996 - 1999
Activities: Student Bar Association President. Honors: Poverty Law Book Award
Ohio Northern University
B.A., Political Science & History | 1992 - 1996
Activities: Outstanding Attorney Award Member of 2 National Mock Trial Teams. Honors: 3 Honoraries: Hisotry, Political Science, and Criminal Justice

Awards

Super Lawyers | 2013
Super Lawyers | 2012

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