Party affiliation: Democrat
Richard Joel Dickinson, American Lawyer, federal and state government ( law: pract. & administration)Education and schoolslawyer. Served with United States Army, 1971-1972.; Member Ohio Bar Association (chairman school law com 1977-1984, 84^, chairman schl. law committee 1984-1986), National Council Sch.Attys., Ohio Council School Board Attorneys, National Organisation on Legal Problems in Education, Education Law Association.
Bar: Ohio 1970, United States District Court (northern district) Ohio 1973, United States District Court (southern district) Ohio 1973, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1974. Assistant attorney general State of Ohio, Columbus, 1972-1977. Director legal services OhioSch.
Bds. Association, Westerville, since 1977.