Prior to joining the Roderick Linton Belfance in 2015, Kristopher was the Managing Associate of his prior firm’s Cleveland Office. He focuses in Bankruptcy, Criminal Defense and Family Law. He is admitted to practice law in the State of Ohio, United States Northern District of Ohio, and United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Ohio.
Kristopher is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association where he serves on the Young Lawyer’s Section Council. He is also a member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association where he serves on the Golf Committee, and the Akron Bar Association.
Kristopher earned his law degree from the University of Akron School of Law (J.D.), a Master’s of Taxation (MTax) from the University of Akron, and his undergraduate degree, a Bachelor of Arts, from Hiram College.
In addition, Kristopher is an assistant baseball coach at Archbishop Hoban High School.
Licensed since 2012
Hourly ($100-200/hour), Contingent (15-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top 10 Attorneys Under 40||National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys||2015|
|Associate||Roderick Linton Belfance, LLP||2015 - Present|
|Associate||Barr Jones & Associates||2013 - 2015|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Akron Bar Association||N/A||2012 - Present|
|Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association||N/A||2012 - Present|
|Ohio State Bar Association||N/A||2012 - Present|
|University of Akron College of Business Administration||N/A||Masters of Taxation||2012|
|University of Akron School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2012|
|Hiram College||Political Science and Management||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2008|
|Divorce in Bankruptcy||Ethics When a Divorce is Complicated by Possible Bankruptcy||2015|
|Bankruptcy in Divorce||Securing Attorney and Expert Fees When Clients are Involved in Bankruptch||2015|
|Ask a Lawyer||Criminal, Probate, and Social Security Law||2015|