• Judge Donnie Hoover requests your vote in support of his campaign to continue serving on the Mecklenburg County District Court

Over 41 Years of Excellence in the Legal Profession

  • Juris Doctorate, North Carolina Central University
  • Bachelor of Arts, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

9 Years at The United States Justice Department

  • Supervised in excess of 30 trial attorneys as Assistant Branch Director
  • Served as a litigation specialist and represented the United States government in a variety of complex cases handled by the Commercial Litigation Branch

24 Years of Private Practice in Charlotte

  • Experienced in representing clients in all matters that come before the District Court
  • Admitted to The North Carolina Supreme Court, The United States Supreme Court and numerous other Federal Courts

8 Years as a Mecklenburg County District Court Judge

  • Coordinated a committee of local agencies that obtained a $1.5 million federal grant to implement a program designed to identify and assist veterans with post-traumatic stress and brain injuries
  • Serves as a volunteer judge for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Truancy Court Program (Albemarle Road Elementary)
  • Served on the Governor's Gang Task Force to contribute ideas for enhancing anti-gang law enforcement efforts and developing gang prevention policies throughout the State of North Carolina
  • Works with Goodwill Industries and The Center for Community Transitions to help ex-offenders find employment

A Lifetime of Service to the Community

  • North Carolina Association of District Court Judges
  • Member, John S. Leary Bar Association
  • Board Member, Greater Enrichment Program
  • Life Member of the NAACP
  • Member, Trustee Board Chairman, and Musician of Steele Creek A.M.E. Zion Church
  • Member of Zechariah Alexander, Sr., Lodge No. 833, Prince Hall Affiliate, Free and Accepted Masons of the Jurisdiction of North Carolina (Worshipful Master, 1990 to 1993)
  • Member, Rameses Temple No. 51, Ancient Egyptian Arabic Order, Noble Mystic Shrine of North and South America and Its Jurisdictions, Inc.

Donnie Hoover with Barack Obama

Key Election Dates

  • Voter Registration Deadline for General Election – October 14, 2016
  • One Stop Early Voting Period for General Election – October 27, 2016 – November 5, 2016
  • General Election Day – November 8, 2016

Please visit the Mecklenburg County Board of Elections site at www.meckboe.org for more information on polling locations, hours, and to view your sample ballot.

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Please do not hesitate to contact the campaign to learn more about Judge Hoover, to make the campaign aware of special events/meetings, to ask any questions, or to provide any comments.

Committee to Elect Donnie Hoover
P.O. Box 31503
Charlotte, North Carolina 28231