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John Joseph Zimmermann

John Joseph Zimmermann, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1967, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1967, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1967. Named Honorary Citizen, 1974; recipient Official Commendation award, Village Mount Prospect, 1971, Appreciation award, Illinois Institute Continuing Legal Education, 1980, Chicago Bar Association, 1984, Illinois State Bar Association, 1988.

Background

  • Zimmermann, John Joseph was born on April 30, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Joseph and Ernestine Elizabeth (Leuver) Zimmermann.

  • Education

    • AB, DePaul University, Chicago, 1962. Juris Doctor, DePaul University, 1967.

    Career

    • Partner Raysa & Zimmermann LLC, Park Ridge, Illinois. Attorney Village Mount Prospect, 1968—1979, acting village manager, 1969, 1970—1971. Attorney Wood Dale, Illinois, 1975—2002, Mount Prospect Public Library., 1982—1995, Village Mettawa, Illinois, since 1981.

      Corporate Counsel Highland Park, 1979—1999, 1990—1999. Corporation council Village Schiller Park, Illinois. Director Joe Mitchell Buick/General Medical Council Truck Inc., Mount Prospect, since 1979.

      Lecturer Illinois Institute Continuing Legal Education, since 1979, Illinois State Bar Association, since 1988. Member St. Paul Cross School Board Education, Park Ridge, 1972—1975, president, 1974—1975. Member sponsoring committee Annual Men's Prayer Breakfast, Park Ridge, since 1979.

      Charter member Illinois Institute Local Government Law, director, president, 2000—2002.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1967, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1967, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1967.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of Illinois Institute Local Government Law (charter. Director, president 2000-2002), Chicago Bar Association (chairman local government committee 1983-1984), Illinois Home Rule Attorneys Committee (charter member, chairman 1978-1979), Illinois State Bar Association (secretary 1983, member local government section council 1981-1991), International Municipal Lawyers Association (delegate, lecturer, director, trustee, president 2001-2002).

    Connections

    • Married Alice Rose Farrell Zimmermann, July 4, 1964. Children: John, Michael, Thomas, Margaret, Kathleen.
    • father: John Joseph Zimmermann
    • mother: Ernestine Elizabeth (Leuver) Zimmermann
    • spouse: Alice Rose Farrell Zimmermann
    • children: John Zimmermann
    • Michael Zimmermann
    • Thomas Zimmermann
    • Margaret Zimmermann
    • Kathleen Zimmermann
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    Born April 30, 1939
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