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Homer Wayne Giles, American Lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1943.


Giles, Homer Wayne was born on November 9, 1919 in Noble, Ohio, United States. Son of Edwin Jay and Nola Blanche (Tillison) Giles.


Bachelor of Arts, Adelbert College, 1940; Bachelor of Laws, Western Reserve Law School, 1943; Master of Laws, Western Reserve Law School, 1959.


Member firm, Davis & Young, Cleveland, 1942-1943; member firm, William I. Moon, Port Clinton, Ohio., 1946-1948; president, Strabley Baking Company, Cleveland, 1948-1953; vice president, French Baking Company, Cleveland, 1953-1955; law clerk, 8th Dist Court Appeals, Cleveland, 1955-1958; partner, Kuth & Giles, Cleveland, 1958-1968; partner, Walter, Haverfield, Buescher & Chockley, Cleveland, since 1968. President Clinton Franklin Realty Company, Cleveland, since 1958, Concepts Development, Inc., since 1980. Secretary Holiday Designs, Inc., Sebring, Ohio, since 1964;trustee Teamster Local 52 Health and Welfare Fund, 1950-1953.

Member Bakers Negotiating Executive Committee, 1951-1953.


  • Bar: Ohio 1943.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications. Editor: Banks Baldwin Ohio Legal Forms, 1962.


Troop committee chairman Skyline council Boy Scouts American, 1961-1963. Adviser American Security Council. Trustee Hiram House Camp, Florence Crittenton Home, 1965.

Chairman board trustees American Economic Foundation, New York City, 1973-1980, chairman executive committee, 1973-1980. Member Heritage Foundation Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Bar Association, World Law Association (founding), American Arbitration Association (national panel), Committee on Economic Reform and Education (life), Institute Money and Inflation, Speakers Bureau Cleveland School Levy, Citizens League, Pacific Institute, Philadelphia Society, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Cleveland History Society, Museum Modern Art, Metropolitan Museum, Mercantile Library,, Delta Tau Delta, Delta Theta Phi.

Clubs: Cleveland Skating, Cleveland Economic, Harvard Business, The City, Cleveland City, Cleveland Economics.


Married Marcia Ellen Hurt, October 3, 1987. Children: Jay, Janice, Keith, Tim, Gregory.

Edwin Jay Giles

Nola Blanche (Tillison) Giles

Marcia Ellen Hurt

Jay Giles

Gregory Giles

Janice Giles

Tim Giles

Keith Giles