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Hal Dean Cooper

Hal Dean Cooper, American lawyer. Bar: Iowa 1963, Ohio 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971. Board trustees Ashtubula County District library, since 2004, president, 2005—2008; Member of Ashtabula County Bar Association, Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association, Rotary, Clifton Club, Rowfant Club.

Background

  • Cooper, Hal Dean was born on December 8, 1934 in Marshall County, Iowa, United States. Son of Truman Braton and Golda Frances (Chadwick) Cooper.

  • Education

    • Student, Nebraska University, 1954. Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, 1957. Juris Doctor with honors, George Washington University, 1963.

    Career

    • Associate, partner Fay & Fay, Cleveland, 1962-1967. Partner Meyer, Tilberry & Body, 1967-1969, Yount, Tarolli, Weinshenker & Cooper, Cleve, 1969-1972. Trial judge The United States of America Court Claims, Washington, 1972-1975.

      Partner Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, Cleveland, 1975-1995, chairman intellectual property section, 1976—1994. Owner Halco Enterprises, Ltd., Austinburg, since 1995. Private arbitrator, mediator, since 1996.

      With Army of the United States, 1957-1959.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Iowa 1963, Ohio 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Board trustees Ashtubula County District library, since 2004, president, 2005—2008. Member of Ashtabula County Bar Association, Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association, Rotary, Clifton Club, Rowfant Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Bookbinding.

    Connections

    • Married Constance Bellinger Simms, December 31, 1960. Children: Shannon, Charles, Ellen.
    • father: Truman Braton Cooper
    • mother: Golda Frances (Chadwick) Cooper
    • spouse: Constance Bellinger Simms
    • children: Shannon Cooper
    • Charles Cooper
    • Ellen Cooper
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    Born December 8, 1934
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