Kenneth L. Sheppard, Jr is a Bankrutpcy and Federal Tax Lawyer with offices in Canton, Columbus, Newark, and Mt. Vernon, Ohio.

Ohio Bankruptcy Attorney Kenneth Sheppard, Jr.

debt re-organization restructuring plans for Ohioans

Kenneth Sheppard, Jr. graduated with a B.A.from Ohio Northern University in 1996; Ken earned his J.D. from Ohio Northern University Law School in 1999; and in 2000 he earned a LL.M. in Taxation (Master’s Degree) from the University of Denver.

Attorney Sheppard started his career in law at the Massillon, Ohio Prosecutor’s Office working as a Summer Law Clerk for two summers.  While Kenneth prepared for the Ohio Bar Exam, he worked for an estate planning law firm in Boardman, Ohio as a Law Clerk.  Ken served as Director of Advanced Planning for one year at a prestigious wealth management firm in Perrysburg, Ohio,

In 2005, Ken Sheppard, Jr. opened the law firm of Sheppard Law Offices, Co., L.P.A. as a sole shareholder.  Attorney Sheppard focuses his practice on bankruptcy, taxation, and divorce and dissolution matters.



Ohio Northern University, B.A. in Political Science and History, 1996
Ohio Northern University, Juris Doctor, 1999
University of Denver, LL.M. in Taxation, 2000


The State of Ohio Supreme Court, 2003
United States Tax Court
United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio
United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio

Professional and Bar Association Memberships

American Bar Association
Ohio State Bar Association
Columbus Bar Association
Licking County Bar Association
Westerville Bar Association
Credit Education Coalition
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Workplace Benefits Legal Network Attorney
Hyatt Legal Services Attorney
ARAG Network Attorney
Former Pre-Paid Legal Services Referral Attorney
Former Legal Club of America Network Attorney
Columbus Young Professional Club
Ohio Chamber of Commerce
Columbus Chamber of Commerce
Licking County Chamber of Commerce

Awards and Recognition

Ohio Super Lawyers (Ohio Rising Star) – Bankruptcy 2011, 2012

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy (Chapter 7 &Chapter 13)
Divorce & Dissolution

Relevant Continuing Legal Education Training

Bankruptcy Nuts & Bolts
Consumer Bankruptcy: Chapter 7
Consumer Bankruptcy: Chapter 13
Bankruptcy Boot Camp
Chapter 7 and 13 Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy Fundamentals
2012 Bench Bar Conference
2012 Fall Consumer Bankruptcy Symposium
2010 Fall Consumer Bankruptcy Symposium
Federal Bar Exam Review Course
2nd Annual Tax Controversy Forum
Domestic Relations: Property Division
Child Support Issues
Domestic Relations: Update
What Family Court Judges Want You to Know



We look forward to helping to relieve the stress of your financial situation at your FREE initial consultation. Contact Sheppard Law Offices and Attorney Kenneth L. Sheppard, Jr. to discuss your particular situation. Call today to schedule your free consultation at 1-877-505-9455.

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