How long ago did you lose legal counsel?
Was this counsel working on your court case?
Did the counsel petition the court to allow removal from the case?
Have you been seeking new counsel?
So this hearing then is for an appeal on the judgment filed by your organization?
Got you, I wanted to be sure I was aware of what the hearing was about/for. There are several issues here that would support a delay of the hearing. A corporation in OH normally must be represented by legal counsel and none has yet been found. As this matter had not previously involved court action by your attorney, then, of course leave to abandon the case may not have been necessary, but the "quiting" of an attorney at this late date does now put the company in a situation that it is actively searching for but has not yet found counsel.
While, of course the longer you delay the longer the money will be unavailable for other uses, courts will normally grant extensions or delay hearings until such time as new counsel may be located and have time to learn about the case. Due to the urgent time frame here you may want to contact the judge's chambers today and try to speak to the judge or to his/her magistrate (the sooner the better) to discuss the matter and ask if they will consider such delay, even if not filed by legal counsel, as none is available to do it. Then, if they will, you can ask them what type of motion they will want and what they need to have included in that motion. This, if possible, should be filed today or no later than tomorrow AM to allow the court to have sufficient time to review. Because OH does not permit corporations through their agents to file or stand in court for them which can include motions for delay, this will be a trickly situation for the court and you will need to speak with them to assure the actions taken are able to stand in court without harming your future arguments. If the court will not accept such action then you may need to find a local attorney, if only one to write the motion for delay, to allow you the time to find new counsel.
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