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Thomas Eugene Kauper

Thomas Eugene Kauper, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Illinois bar 1962. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, American Law Institute, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Kauper, Thomas Eugene was born on September 25, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of Paul Gerhardt and Anna Marie (Nicklas) Kauper.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Michigan, 1957. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1960.

    Career

    • Law clerk to Justice Potter Stewart, Supreme Court of the United States Court, Washington, 1960-1962. Associate firm Sidley & Austin, Chicago, 1962-1964. Assistant professor University Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, 1964-1967, associate professor, 1967-1969, professor, 1969—2008, Henry M. Butzel Professor Law, professor emeritus, since 2008.

      On leave as deputy assistant attorney general Office Legal Counsel, Department Justice, Washington, 1969-1971. Assistant attorney general antitrust division United States Department Justice, 1972-1976. John M. Olin Visiting Professor of Business, Economics, and Law Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2002.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois bar 1962.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to legal publications.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, American Law Institute, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Shirley Yvonne Worrell, December 27, 1958. Children– Karen Yvonne, Krista Diane.
    • father: Paul Gerhardt Kauper
    • mother: Anna Marie (Nicklas) Kauper
    • spouse: Shirley Yvonne Worrell
    • children: Karen Yvonne Kauper
    • Krista Diane Kauper
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    Born September 25, 1935
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