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Lawyer , automotive products consultant

Herbert Edward Hass, American lawyer, automotive products consultant. Bar: Michigan 1973, Pennsylvania 1974, United States District Court (western district) Michigan 1976; ordained to ministry Lake Union Conference Seventh Day Adventist, 1953.


Hass, Herbert Edward was born on July 21, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Herman Reynold and Jeanette (Butler) Hass.


Bachelor with honors, Andrews University, 1948. BTh, Seventh Day Adventist Seminary, 1953. Master of Arts in Speech, Temple University, 1961.

Juris Doctor, University Notre Dame, 1973.


Director public relations Seventh Day Adventist State Conferences, Indiana, Illinois, Pennsylvania, 1948-1959, Faith for Today International television, Long Island, New York, 1959-1963. Associate director development Loma Linda (California) University, 1963-1967. Director public relations New York Center, New York City, 1967-1970.

Foundation director, public relations director Southwestern Michigan Collge, Dowagiac, 1070-1073. Sole practice Berrian Springs, Michigan, from 1973. General counsel General Motors Consumers, Chicago, since 1982, consultant in area of defective automotive products.

President, consultant A-1 Administrators, Berrien Springs, since 1979. Consultant Concerned Car Owners, Lansing, Michigan, since 1984, General Motor Products Groups, Chicago, since 1983, Phillipine Medical School for entry into United States medical internships. President Comp In, Berrien Springs, since 1977.

Board directors Adventist Radio and television, Ltd., London, Ontario, Canada and United States, since 1985.


  • Bar: Michigan 1973, Pennsylvania 1974, United States District Court (western district) Michigan 1976. Ordained to ministry Lake Union Conference Seventh Day Adventist, 1953.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (manuscript) Life and Work of Stephen Tyng, 1962 (citation 1962). Contributor encyclopedia History of New York Center, 1966. Editor television program Telenotes, 1959-1963.


Board directors Pioneer Memorial University Church, Berrien Springs, since 1965. Served to technical sergeant United States Army, 1942-1945. Member American Bar Association (various committees since 1974), Michigan Bar.

Association (various committees since 1973), Pennsylvania Bar Association (various committees since 1974), National Association College and Universities Attorneys, American Institute for Prevention of Addition, Inc. (secretary-treasurer 1987), Audubon Society. Lodge: Optimists (Berrien Springs).


  • Other Interests

    Tennis, jogging, stamp collecting/philately, woodworking.


Married Marian Frances Bagg, April 2, 1942. Children: David Herbert, Jody Lynn.

Herman Reynold Hass

Jeanette (Butler) Hass

Marian Frances Bagg

Jody Lynn Hass

David Herbert Hass