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Felix L. Callis

Felix L. Callis, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1959, Illinois 1959, United States Supreme Ct 1968. Fellow: Illinois Bar Foundation; member: American Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (board managers since 1982), Missouri Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Madison County Bar Association (president 1976-1977), Tri-City Bar Association 1964-1965.

Background

  • Callis, Felix L. was born on August 12, 1935 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Felix L. and Nora T. (O'Halleran) Callis.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, St. Louis University, 1919. Juris Doctor, 1959.

    Career

    • Associate Haley and Frederickson, St. Louis, 1959—1963. Sole practice Granite City, Illinois, 1963—1978. Partner Callis & Hartman, 1978—1986, Pratt & Callis Professional Corporation, 1986—1991, Callis, Papa, Jensen Jackstadt & Halloran, Professional Corporation, since 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Missouri 1959, Illinois 1959, United States Supreme Ct 1968.

    Membership

    Fellow: Illinois Bar Foundation. Member: American Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (board managers since 1982), Missouri Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Madison County Bar Association (president 1976-1977), Tri-City Bar Association 1964-1965.

    Connections

    • Married Joan M. Wegrzyn, November 29, 1963. Children: Mona, Elizabeth, Melissa, Philip.
    • father: Felix L. Callis
    • mother: Nora T. (O'Halleran) Callis
    • spouse: Joan M. Wegrzyn
    • children: Mona Callis
    • Elizabeth Callis
    • Melissa Callis
    • Philip Callis
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    Born August 12, 1935
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