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.
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.