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Grant Lester Johnson

Grant Lester Johnson, American lawyer, retired manufacturing company executive. Bar: Ohio 1958, Illinois 1972. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1951-1954.

Background

  • Johnson, Grant Lester was born on August 16, 1929 in Virginia, Minnesota, United States. Son of Ernest and Anna Elizabeth (Nordstrom) Johnson.

  • Education

    • AB, Cornell University, 1951. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1957.

    Career

    • Associate Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Cleveland, 1957-1958. Attorney Pickands Mather & Company, 1958-1971, associate general counsel, 1967, general counsel, 1968-1971, secretary, 1969-1971. Corporate counsel Interlake, Inc., Chicago, 1971-1973, vice president law, 1974-1978, vice president law and administration, 1978-1984, senior vice president, general counsel, 1984-1986, The InterLake Corporation, 1986-1991, retired, 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Ohio 1958, Illinois 1972.

    Membership

    Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1951-1954.

    Connections

    • Married Esther Linnea Nystrom, June 16, 1956 (deceased July 1985). Children: Karen Elisabeth, Elise Ann. Married Amy Rowe Fetzer, July 18, 1992.
    • father: Ernest Johnson
    • mother: Anna Elizabeth (Nordstrom) Johnson
    • spouses: Esther Linnea Nystrom
    • Amy Rowe Fetzer
    • children: Karen Elisabeth Johnson
    • Elise Ann Johnson
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