Paul Pfeifer
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Paul Pfeifer

Republican

American jurist and politician

Bucyrus, Ohio
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Paul Pfeifer

American jurist and politician
Summary
Experience
79
Years of Age
2
Years of Experience
OHResidence (state)

Paul E. Pfeifer (born October 15, 1942) is an American jurist. He served in both houses of the Ohio General Assembly as a member of the Ohio Republican party and was most recently an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Ohio. Pfeifer was born in Bucyrus in 1942. He grew up on his family's dairy farm near Bucyrus. As a teenager, he raised purebred Yorkshire hogs to finance his college education. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in economics, political science, and history in 1963 from Ohio State University. In 1966, he also earned a law degree from the College of Law. Pfeifer owns a cattle farm in Crawford County, near his childhood home. Pfeifer and his wife Julia have three children and four grandchildren.

Experience

Education

  (1 - 2 of 2)  
Ohio State University
JD
1966
Ohio State University
Bachelors Economics/Political Science/History
1963

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 9)  
Assistant President Pro Tempore
United States Senate
1985 - 1986
Minority Floor Leader
Ohio State Senate
1983 - 1984
Former Representative
Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Senator
Ohio State Senate
Justice
Ohio Supreme Court
1992 - 2017
Partner
Cory/Brown and Pfeifer
1972 - 1992
Assistant Prosecuting Attorney
Crawford County
1973 - 1976
Assistant Attorney General
Attorney General William B Saxbe, Ohio
1967 - 1970
Angus Cattle Farmer

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 2)  
Member
Grace United Methodist Church
Former Chair
Senate Judiciary Committee