Judicial Hearing Officers



Holly Looser – Magistrate

Holly Looser – Magistrate

Holly Looser became a magistrate with the Allen County Juvenile Court in June of 2019. Ms. Looser currently handles the Dependency, Neglect, and Abuse docket. She received her Juris Doctorate degree from Ohio Northern University and became licensed to practice law in 2014.  During law school, Ms. Looser interned for two years at the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office in the Civil and Juvenile divisions. Ms. Looser was also actively involved in the Moot Court program, arguing issues of constitutional and criminal law, and serving as the Administrative Justice. After law school, Ms. Looser worked as an Assistant County Prosecutor until becoming a magistrate in 2019. Ms. Looser graduated magna cum laude from Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania and has a bachelor’s degree in English. She is a graduate of the 2020 Allen Lima Leadership program and is a member of the Allen County Bar Association.


Mark Van Dyne – Judicial Hearing Officer

Mark VanDyne – Judicial Hearing Officer

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