Occupation: Washington County District Attorney
Occupational Background: Washington County District Attorney 1999-present; Chief Deputy District Attorney 1982-1999; Deputy District Attorney 1975-1982; worked through high school, college and law school as janitor, freight warehouseman, maintenance man, head resident, tutor, and scout camp counselor.
Educational Background: Willamette College of Law, Salem JD 1974, Willamette University, Salem BA 1971; Wilson High School, Portland
Prior Governmental Experience: Over 31 years as a prosecutor for the Washington County District Attorney's Office
BOB HERMANN IS EXPERIENCED AS A PROSECUTOR
Bob has tried hundreds of cases. He has specialized in Juvenile law, child support collection, both adult and child sexual assault cases, arson and fraud cases, and presently murder cases. Bob has successfully prosecuted over two dozen murder cases in Washington County.
BOB HERMANN SERVES HIS COMMUNITY
Bob has served our community in many ways including:
- Board Member of the Make A Wish Foundation of Oregon
- 2005 President of the Oregon District Attorneys Association
- Board Member Rape Victim Advocates
- Board Member and President of the Washington County Women's Shelter
- Board Member and President of the Washington County Bar Association
- Member Governor's Task Force on Adult Sentencing
- Member Criminal Justice Advisory Committee to the Chief Justice
- Coach for girls soccer and basketball
- Eagle Scout
BOB HERMANN SERVES HIS PROFESSION
During his years as a prosecutor Bob has taught, spoken, and lectured for numerous organizations and conferences, including schools, the Oregon District Attorney's Association, the Oregon Police Academy, the NW Conference of Insurance Fraud, the NW Advanced Fire and Arson Investigator's Conference, the Oregon Municipal Judges, Expert Witnesses in the Courtroom Seminar, Elder Abuse Awareness and Victim's Rights Day, The Sakhalin, Russia-Oregon Rule of Law Program, amongst others.
He has been a frequent instructor for local Washington County police agencies.
BOB IS TOUGH, FAIR AND HONEST.
RE-ELECT BOB HERMANN AS YOUR DISTRICT ATTORNEY
(This information furnished by Bob Hermann for Washington County District Attorney Committee.)