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H. Frederick Hoefle

H. Frederick Hoefle, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1965, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia, 5th and 6th circuits), United States District Court (southern district) Ohio, United States District Court (eastern district) Kentucky.

Background

  • Hoefle, H. Frederick was born on April 7, 1938 in Cincinnati. Son of Henry Alfred and Norma (Lambeck) Hoefle.

  • Education

    • AB with high honors, University Cincinnati, 1960. Juris Doctor, Chase College Law, Cincinnati, 1965.

    Career

    • Associate Shea & McKay, Norwood, Ohio, 1966-1971. Assistant attorney general State of Ohio, Cincinnati, 1971-1979. Private practice, since 1971.

      Senior trial counsel Hamilton County Public Defender, 1979-1990. Member death penalty task force United States Court Appeals (6th circuit).

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Ohio 1965, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia, 5th and 6th circuits), United States District Court (southern district) Ohio, United States District Court (eastern district) Kentucky.

    Works

    • Contributing author: Ohio Death Penalty Manual, 1981. Ohio Appellate Manual, 1983.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Membership

    Member Ohio Death Penalty Task Force, Columbus, since 1981. Member Cincinnati Bar Association (executive committee 1976, special award of merit 1978), Ohio State Bar Association, Stewart Inn of Court (Courageous Advocate award), Cincinnati Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (President's award 1996), Order of Curia, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Delta Theta.

    Connections

    • Married Joyce Ann Dreier, August 21, 1965 (deceased January 19, 1996). Children: Jennifer Hoefle Baker, Meredith.
    • father: Henry Alfred Hoefle
    • mother: Norma (Lambeck) Hoefle
    • spouse: Joyce Ann Dreier
    • children: Jennifer Hoefle Baker Hoefle
    • Meredith Hoefle
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