Attorney; professor of law; Episcopal priest. Born– February 27, 1941, Freeport, Ill. Parents– Howard Vincent and Zillah Morgan Hoff. Married– Virginia Nevill.  Children– two. Education– Tulane University, A.B., 1963; J.D., 1966; Harvard University, LL.M.  Attorney in private practice, Sarasota, Florida, 1966-1969. Taught at University of Alabama Law School, 1970-2002.  Consultant, Alabama Law Institute. Member; American Bar Association, American Association of University Professors. Founding director, Community Soup Bowl of Tuscaloosa, and Hospice of West Alabama.  Student Bar Association Outstanding Faculty Award, 1986.  Ordained Episcopal priest; rector, St. Michael’s Church, Fayette, Alabama, 1988-96; 2003-2010. Awarded professor emeritus status on his retirement from the University of Alabama in 2002.


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