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Frank Steven Herb, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1974, Florida 1978, United States District Court (northern, middle, and southern districts) Florida, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit); certified county and circuit court mediator, Florida Supreme Court. Decorated United States Air Force Meritorious Service medal.


Herb, Frank Steven was born on November 9, 1949 in Cincinnati. Son of Frank X. and Jean M. (Zurcher) Herb.


Bowling Green State University (Bachelor of Science, 1971). University of Cincinnati (Juris Doctor, 1974).


Worked at Nelson • Hesse (Sarasota, Florida) specializing in General Civil Trial Practice in all State and Federal Courts. Administrative, Corporation, Product Liability, Real Estate, Construction, Probate, Estate Planning, Personal Injury, Family, Government, Eminent Domain Law and Taxation. Admitted to the bar, 1974, Ohio.

1977, Florida.

Contributing Author: "Recreational Boat Law, Matthew Bender, 1992. Member: Sarasota, Ohio State and American Bar Associations. The Florida Bar; Defense Research Institute.

Maritime Law Association of the United States. Military: Judge Advocate, USAF, 1975-1978. Nelson • Hesse is a full-service law firm with a history of more then thirty-five years of practice in Sarasota and throughout the state of Florida, both in and out of the courtroom.


Board directors Brock Wilson Foundation, Sarasota, 1983-1992. President Riegels Landing Association, Sarasota, 1986-1990, 98-2000. Director, chairman Siesta Key Utilities Association, 1994-2006, American Boat and Yacht Council, since 2005.

Member government relations committee National Marine Manufacturers Association. Member Ohio Bar Association, Florida Bar Association (chairman 12th Judicial circuit unauthorized practice of law committee 1986-1993, fee arbitration committee 12th judicial circuit 1996-2002), Sarasota Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, Maritime Law Association, American Boat and Yacht Counsel (director), National Marine Manufacturers Association (government relations committee), The Field Club (commodore, director executive committee).


  • Other Interests

    Boating, woodworking, skiing, tennis, golf.


Married Jean L. Jeffers, June 21, 1971. Children: Tracy Lynn, Jacquelyn Anne.