JUDGE KENNETH A. ROCCO
Judge Kenneth A. Rocco was first elected to the Eighth District Court of Appeals in 1996.
Married to Rebecca, a retired educator;
children: Elizabeth, a physician and former
Peace Corps volunteer, and Kathleen, an
Education: A.B. from Ohio University (1962); J.D. from Case Western Reserve School of Law (1965).
Ohio Court of Appeals (1997 to present);
Common Pleas Court Juvenile Division (1983
to 1996); Ohio General Assembly (1975 to
1982); Practicing Attorney (1965 to 1982);
Prosecutor, City of Parma (1966 to 1972); U.
S. Army, Active Duty and Reserves (1957 to
Highest rating of judicial service by the
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association and
its predecessors in 2008, 1996, 1994 and
1988. 2011 Outstanding Jurist, Ohio
Association for Justice.