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Financial Disclosure/Affidavit of Indigency


In Crawford County Common Pleas Court, it is the responsibility of counsel to confirm their indigent client has completed the Financial Disclosure/Affidavit of Indigency Form.  If the Court determined eligibility in court, it is likely that a completed form is not on file.  If a form has been filed with the Court, it will be held in the case file and recorded on the case docket as an Indigent Application. 


Motion, Entry, and Certification for Appointed Counsel Fees


After the disposition of the case or the final hearing on the matter, counsel should complete this form and submit the original with three copies to the Common Pleas Court, attention Annette Johnston, immediately and no later than 30 days from the disposition or final hearing.  Also included must be the original, if available, of the client’s Financial Disclosure/Affidavit of Indigency Form along with three copies.  Please be aware, the request for payment will be returned, unpaid, if a Financial Disclosure/Affidavit of Indigency Form is not included. 


If copies of the above-mentioned forms are needed, please contact Annette Johnston at 419-562-5771, Ext. 1150 or visit the website of the Office of the Ohio Public Defender at

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