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Robert Holmes Hood

Robert Holmes Hood, American lawyer. Bar: Supreme Court of the United States Court 1969, South Carolina 1969, United States District Court South Carolina 1969, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1969.

Background

  • Hood, Robert Holmes was born on October 5, 1944 in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Son of James Albert and Ruth (Henderson) Hood.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University of the South, 1966. Juris Doctor, University South Carolina, 1969.

    Career

    • Assistant attorney general State of South Carolina, Columbia, 1969-1970. Partner Sinkler, Gibbs & Simons, Charleston, 1970-1985. Principal Hood Law Firm, LLC, since 1985.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Supreme Court of the United States Court 1969, South Carolina 1969, United States District Court South Carolina 1969, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1969.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Association Defense Trial Attorneys (president 1985-1986), American Board Trial Advocates (diplomate, president Charleston chapter 1997), International Association Defense Counsel, Defense Research and Trial Institute (board directors 1987-1990), Federation Insurance and Corporation Counsel, South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association (president 1980-1981), Network of Trial Law Firms.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Agnes Burnham, August 5, 1967. Children: Mary Agnes, Elizabeth, Robert Holmes Junior, James Bernard.
    • father: James Albert Hood
    • mother: Ruth (Henderson) Hood
    • spouse: Mary Agnes Burnham
    • children: Mary Agnes Hood
    • Elizabeth Hood
    • Robert Holmes Junior Hood
    • James Bernard Hood
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    Born October 5, 1944
    (age 73)
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