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Pat Fischer

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Pat Fischer
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Current Court Information:
Ohio First District Court of Appeals
Title:   Judge
Position:   Term commencing 2/9/2013
Salary:  $
Active:   2011-2019
Past position:   Attorney, private practice
Past term:   Before joining court
Personal History
Party:   Republican
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  First District Court of Appeals
State:  Ohio
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Election vote:  54.43%ApprovedA

Pat Fischer is a judge for the Ohio First District Court of Appeals. He was elected in 2010 and his current term expires in February 2019.[1]


Before joining the court, Fischer spent his legal career in private practice.[2]

Awards and associations

  • Top 50 Lawyers in Cincinnati, Cincinnati Magazine
  • Top 100 Lawyers in Ohio
  • President-elect, Ohio State Bar Association Website[3]
  • 2006-2007 President, Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, Hamilton County Mental Health & Recovery Services Board
  • Board of Directors, VISIONS Community Services Board
  • Founding member, Cincinnati Children's Museum Board
  • Former president, Pleasant Ridge Community Council
  • Member, St. Xavier Catholic Church[2]



Fischer defeated Martha Good in the general election on November 6, winning 54.43% of the vote.[4][5]

See also: Ohio judicial elections, 2012

Cincinnati Bar Association judicial candidate ratings

Excellent Good Fair Poor
Integrity, Character & Objectivity 79% 10% 5% 5%
Legal Experience, Knowledge & Ability 81% 13% 4% 2%
Respect for/courtesy to Litigants, Counsel & Witnesses 78% 15% 5% 2%
Diligence 80% 14% 4% 3%

2010 election

Fischer ran unopposed in the Republican primary. He defeated William Mallory in the general election, winning 54% of the vote.[7][8]

See also: Ohio judicial elections, 2010

External links


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