COVID-19 has impacted the lives of many in Northern Ohio as well as people across the world. As the situation continues to evolve, Kademenos, Wisehart, Hines, Dolyk & Zeiher Co., LPA wants to reassure our clients and the communities we serve that we are taking this situation seriously, and putting safety measures in place that prioritize the health and well-being of our clients and staff. We also want to ensure you get the answers and consummate legal guidance you expect.
As a firm, we are carefully monitoring and adhering to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Ohio Department of Health, other government agency guidance, and staying abreast of any changes or updates.
Our partners and staff have been advised on the practical measures to help stem the tide of COVID-19, including regular hand washing, the use of hand sanitizer, frequently disinfecting commonly touched areas, and social distancing whenever possible. This involves using video and phone conferences and communicating via phone and e-mail to limit in-person interaction.
If you are an existing client and have a question about your case or if you are looking for legal help in connection to the COVID 19 pandemic, please call (419) 625-7770 or contact us online. We are available and will be in touch as soon as possible.
We’re Available to You & Working
Our attorneys and staff are currently working to address your needs and questions.
The Governor of Ohio issued a “Stay at Home” order, effective Monday, March 23, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.
Legal services have been deemed an “essential services” by Governor DeWine. Accordingly, Kademenos, Wisehart, Hines, Dolyk & Zeiher will remain open, with minimal “on-site” staff. Most of our staff will continue to work remotely and will be available by telephone, to meet your legal needs.
To minimize exposure of both our staff and clients to possible infection, all appointments will be conducted via telephone. Feel free to call the office should you want to arrange an appointment. If you need to drop something off, kindly knock on the door and a staff member will come to the door to serve you while maintaining social distancing. Alternatively, feel free to use the mail slot in our front door.
KWHDZ Will Keep You Informed
We are closely monitoring all client deadlines, court closures, and will continue to keep you updated.
If the situation continues to progress, we will explore all available options to provide you with the best possible representation. Our firm and team is set up for remote work. This may include using video depositions and testimony, e-document filing, and other tools should the need arise.
Northern Ohio Court Closures & Suspended Services
As courts across the country take measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, some are restricting access and altering their procedures. In many counties, all civil and criminal matters scheduled for trial are being continued until further notice. But others are proceeding with reduced cases. Once we receive new court dates, we will advise each client accordingly.
You can also review local court information below to see how a potential closure affects you:
- Sandusky Common Pleas Court
- Sandusky Municipal Court
- Erie County Common Pleas
- Ottawa County Common Pleas
- Huron County Common Pleas
- Richland County Common Pleas
You Can Always Reach Out to Us
Your case and the dedicated service Kademenos, Wisehart, Hines, Dolyk & Zeiher Co., LPA provides will not be interrupted despite this uniquely challenging time. We appreciate your patience and we will continue to bring you updates by phone, via email, and online.
We are meeting with clients as needed over the phone and taking consultations for those seeking our services once everything is running normally.
Our lawyers and staff are available at (419) 625-7770.
We’re All In this Together
We hope that you and your families are safe. Thank you for your patience and flexibility. We truly appreciate your choice in deciding to work with an attorney who will fight for you no matter what. We look forward to continuing to work together to resolve your current and future legal issues