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Lawyer

Herbert Carsten Hoffman, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1929, United States District Court Missouri 1934, United States Supreme Court 1970. Member Lieutenant Governor Committee Revise Local Law, 1980; Member of American Bar Association, Missouri Municipal Lawyers Association, Kansas City Bar Association, Missouri Bar Association, Mason Club.

Background

Hoffman, Herbert Carsten was born on September 6, 1904 in Peoria, Illinois, United States. Son of Gustaf Emil and Jennie Paulina (Carsten) Hoffman.

Education

Juris Doctor, University Missouri, Columbia, 1930.

Career

Private practice, Kansas City, Missouri, 1930, 1951—1954, 1970—1975. Assistant general solicitor Kansas City Public Service Company, 1930—1943. Associate Watson, Ess, Groner, Barnett & Whittaker, 1943—1948.

Partner Reinhartdt, Hoffman & Spurrier, Kansas City, Missouri, 1948—1951, Burke, Jackson & Hoffman, Kansas City, 1975—1979, Burke, Hoffman & Millen, Kansas City, 1979—1982, Hoffman & Hargrave, Kansas City, 1982—1984, Hoffman, Hill & Hargrave, since 1984. Associate city counsellor Kansas City, 1954—1963. Chief counsellor, 1963—1970.

Lecturer & member Governor Advisory Council Local Law, 1968—1970.

Achievements

  • Bar: Missouri 1929, United States District Court Missouri 1934, United States Supreme Court 1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Lieutenant Governor Committee Revise Local Law, 1980. Member of American Bar Association, Missouri Municipal Lawyers Association, Kansas City Bar Association, Missouri Bar Association, Mason Club.

Connections

Married Martha Charlotte Hoffman, June 29, 1930.

father:
Gustaf Emil Hoffman

mother:
Jennie Paulina (Carsten) Hoffman

spouse:
Martha Charlotte Hoffman