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Frank Robert Hoover

Frank Robert Hoover

Practice areas:

Mediation, Personal Injury

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Mediation: 90%
    24 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 10%
    35 years, 1 thousand cases

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Frank. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kristina Jarrett McKennon

    Frank Hoover is a fabulous mediator who is respected by both the plaintiff and defense bar. He is fair and works very hard for all interested parties to reach mediated closure. I endorse Frank wholeheartedly.


    Kristina McKennon Wrongful Death Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Law Offices of Frank Hoover, PS

1402 West Broadway Avenue
Spokane, WA, 99201




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerWashington Journal of Law & Politics2011
Top Spokane Mediator Voted by his PeersSokane/Coeur d'Alene Magizine2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Frank Hoover PS1997 - Present
Managing PartnerWoeppel, Hoover and Kamitomo1993 - 1996


Association NamePosition NameDuration
United States Supreme Court BarMember2000 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1986 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the 9th CircuitMember1985 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal CircuitMember1985 - Present
Spokane County Bar AssociationMember1980 - Present
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1980 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1980 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of WashingtonMember1980 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1980 - Present
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationCo-ChairN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
United States Distict Court Eastern District of WashingtonConfidential Very Large Settlement
O'Neall vs United States of AmericaCase settled after litigation up through the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals
McDonnell Vs Spokane Housing Authority et alLarge settlement

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gonzaga University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
American UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Washington State Bar Association, Litigation SectionDo's and Don't For Successful Mediations2012
Issues in Solo and Small Law FirmsSettlling Claims Through Mediation2010
Benton Franklin County Bar AssociationMediating Tort Cases2008
Spokane Bar Association End of The Year SeminarPersonal Injury Tips From The Pros2007