Oh. Rev. Code Sec. 2735.01
A receiver may be appointed by the supreme court, the court of appeals, the court of common pleas or the probate court, in causes pending in such courts after judgment, to carry the judgment into effect; and after judgment, to dispose of the property according to the judgment, or to preserve it during the pendency of an appeal, or when an execution has been returned unsatisfied and the judgment debtor refuses to apply the property in satisfaction of the judgment.