|Name||Dennis E. Eckart|
Mentor, Ohio , United States
|| April 06, 1950
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Dec 10, 2006 07:32pm
|Info||Dennis E. Eckart is a former Ohio Congressman who represents a variety of clients before Congress, the Executive Branch, federal and state agencies and state legislatures. Mr. Eckart has advised and represented clients engaged in international trade and finance, communications and entertainment, technology, transportation, energy and health care. He has assisted clients in legislative issues related to labor, intellectual property, environmental law, energy and utilities. |
Mr. Eckart was elected to the United States Congress in 1980 and served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1980 to 1992. He served as Chairman of the Small Business Subcommittee on Antitrust, Deregulation and Ecology and as a member of the House Energy and Commerce and the Education and Labor Committees.
Mr. Eckart is a past member of the American Bar Association Congressional Process Committee and Board of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He chaired the U.S. Delegation to the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe for its annual Implementation Conference on Human Rights.
From September 2000 through December 2003 Mr. Eckart served as the President and CEO of the Greater Cleveland Growth Association, which is the largest chamber of commerce/economic development organization in the United States.
Mr. Eckart is a member of the American and Ohio Bar Associations.
J.D., Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, 1974
B.A., Xavier University, cum laude, 1971