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Collections Law

We have taken pride over the years in our ability to not only secure judgments, but to collect judgments. We have extensive expertise in debt collection, attachments, receiverships, replevin, fraudulent transfers, real and personal foreclosures and pre-judgment attachments.

Collections Law Attorneys

  1. John A. Burnworth
    John joined the firm in 2007 and is director with the law firm of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. Experienced as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, John tried over 20 jury trials for Stark County. Since joining the… Read more about John A. Burnworth Attorney At Law
  2. Terry J. Evans
    T.J. is an associate of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.  He provides legal counsel and advice to coroporate clients and individuals in various areas, including contract negotiations, lease negotiations,… Read more about Terry J. Evans Attorney At Law
  3. Leigh A. Maxa
    Leigh is a director of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.  Her practice includes representing clients in state and federal courts, as well as before various administrative agencies, including the Ohio Bureau of… Read more about Leigh A. Maxa Attorney At Law
  4. John P. Maxwell
    John is a director of KWGD. His practice is concentrated in the areas of insurance defense litigation, general civil litigation, appellate practice, creditor’s rights, business law and real estate law, and is admitted to practice in… Read more about John P. Maxwell Attorney At Law
  1. Matthew W. Onest
    Matthew has been with the firm since December of 2011.  Matthew resides in Jackson Township with his wife, Kelly, their daughter, Annabel Grace and son,  Matthew Eugene and daughter, Emma Catherine. Professional Experience:… Read more about Matthew W. Onest Attorney At Law
  2. John B. Schomer
    John is a director and shareholder of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. and practices out of the Akron ofice.  He currently serves as a member of the firm's Management Committee.  John represents clients in a… Read more about John B. Schomer Attorney At Law

Collections Law News Articles

Ohio's New Foreclosure Statutes Effective September 29, 2016
Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.
10.03.16
Ohio’s revamping of its foreclosure statutes that went into effect September 29, 2016, does much more than just “Fast Track” foreclosure sales on abandoned residential properties. The new laws also now require that if a… More of "Ohio's New Foreclosure Statutes Effective September 29, 2016"
When Medical Fees Become Delinquent
Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.
05.17.05
When Medical Fees Become Delinquent By Gregory D. Swope Originally Published in Canton Akron Edition of MD News Magazine July/August 2005 PAccording to a recent, well-publicized and disputed study, medical bills are the primary… More of "When Medical Fees Become Delinquent"

Collections Law Legal Alerts

Ohio Court Limits Permissible Interest Rates on Invoices
Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.
04.04.08
It is not uncommon for businesses that provide goods or services to their customers on an invoiced basis to include language in their invoices indicating the interest rate that will be charged on any unpaid balance.  For example, a… More of "Ohio Court Limits Permissible Interest Rates on Invoices"