Robert Platt (Republican)

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ResidenceCortland, OH
EducationLakeview High School - 1965 BACHELOR OF ARTS, Otterbein College - 1969 JURIS DOCTORATE, University of Akron - 1974
EmployerGessner & Platt Co., LPA
Attorney since November 9, 1974
FamilySusan Platt - Wife
Wendy Orsine - Daughter
Justin Platt - Son
Family in office?None
Reasons for runningWhen Judge Rice decided to assume a position at the common pleas court, the time was ideal to run for this vacant position once the court consolidation effort failed.
Priorities Institute video prisoner arraignments to allow better and more cost effective use of court and police personnel. The benefits of video arraignment would extend to the court’s administration thereby improving overall service to the public, police and attorneys practicing before the court.
QualificationsThirty-eight (38) years of legal practice with Gessner & Platt Co., LPA with experience in the civil, criminal and municipal law.

Twenty-eight (28) years as Solicitor of West Farmington Village.

Served fifteen (15) years as Law Director for the City of Cortland.

Have served twenty-two (22) years as acting judge in Central and Eastern District Trumbull County Courts.
Positions on the issues n/a
Offices Sought None
Offices Held None