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Melvin Edward Dunn

Melvin Edward Dunn was American judge. Bar: Illinois 1971. Served with United States Coast Guard, 1952-1956. Member American Academy Matrimonial Lawyers (board managers Illinois chapter), Illinois Bar Association (chairman family law section council).

Background

  • Dunn, Melvin Edward was born on October 31, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Raymond E. and Josephine (Fitzgerald) Dunn.

  • Education

    • Juris Doctor, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1971.

    Career

    • Owner Melvin E. Dunn, Ltd., Elburn, Illinois, 1972-1982. Associate judge 16th Judicial Circuit, Kane County, 1982-1986. Circuit judge, 1986-1998.

      Presiding judge family division, 1988-1989. Presiding judge chancery/probate division, 1993-1998. Presiding judge felony division, 1990—1992.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1971.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Served with United States Coast Guard, 1952-1956. Member American Academy Matrimonial Lawyers (board managers Illinois chapter), Illinois Bar Association (chairman family law section council).

    Connections

    • Married Judith Wilkinson, October 28, 1972. Children: Lori Dunn, Richard A. Vester Junior, Jonathan T. Vester, Geoffrey A. Vester, Andrea Lynn Dunn.
    • father: Raymond E. Dunn
    • mother: Josephine (Fitzgerald) Dunn
    • spouse: Judith Wilkinson
    • children: Lori Dunn
    • Richard A. Vester Junior Dunn
    • Jonathan T. Vester Dunn
    • Geoffrey A. Vester Dunn
    • Andrea Lynn Dunn
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    Born October 31, 1933
    Died January 7, 2008
    (aged 74)
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