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Paul Hofflund, American lawyer, specializing in the field of General Practice, Aged and Aging, Guardianship and Conservatorship, Probate, Trusts and Estates, Legal Ethics and Discipline Law.


Hofflund, Paul was born on March 27, 1928 in San Diego, California, United States. Son of John Leslie and Ethel Frances (Cline) Hofflund.


Bachelor, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1950. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1956.


Associate Wencke, Carlson & Kuykendall, San Diego, 1961-1962. Partner Carlson, Kuykendall & Hofflund, 1963-1965, Carlson & Hofflund, San Diego, 1965-1972. Christian Science practitioner, 1972-1984.

Arbitrator Municipal Courts and Superior Court of California, 1984-1999. Private practice, 1985—2007. Adjunct professor law National University School Law, San Diego, 1985-1994.

Judge pro tempore Municipal Court South Bay Judicial District, 1990-1999. Disciplinary counsel to the United States Tax Court, 1989-2003. Assistant United States attorney United States Department of Justice, Los Angeles, 1959-1960, assistant United States attorney in charge, San Diego, 1960-1961, special hearing officer, San Diego, 1962-1968.

Assistant Corporate Counsel Government of District of Columbia, 1957-1959. With United States Navy, 1950-1953, Commander Judge Advocate General Corps United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1972, retired, 1972.


Treasurer Princeton Club of San Diego. Vice president Community Concert Association, SanDiego. President Sunland Home Foundation, San Diego, Trust for Christian Science Organisation, San Diego.

Chairman of the Board 8th Church of Christ, Scientist, San Diego. With United States Navy, 1950-1953, commander Judge Advocate General Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1972, retired. Member American Bar Association, San Diego County Bar Association, Institute Global Ethics, World Affairs Council, Phi Delta Phi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: theater, classical music, bridge, fine art, biblical study.


Married Anne Marie Thalman, February 15, 1958. Children: Mark, Sylvia.