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James E. Mann

James E. Mann, American Lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1968, District of Columbia 1971. Board of directors, general counsel Metropolitan Planning Council, Chicago, since 1984; board directors United Way of Metropolitan Chicago, 1985-1992, United Way/Crusade of Mercy, 1988-1992; member governor affairs committee United Way of America, 1988-1991; member Illinois Health Facilities Planning Board, Springfield, 1979-1991.

Background

  • Mann, James E. was born on March 19, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Joe G. and Eileen (Jordan) Mann.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Yale University, 1965;Juris Doctor, University of Chicago, 1968.

    Career

    • Member special review staff, Office of Assistant Secretary of Labor for Manpower, unites states department Labor, Washington, 1969-1970;executive director Republican Conference, United States House of Representatives, Washington, 1970-1972;director voter division, Citizens for Percy, Chicago, 1972;associate, Gardner, Carton & Douglas, Chicago, 1973-1974;associate executive director, S.E. Chicago Commission, Chicago, 1974-1980;from associate to partner, Isham, Lincoln & Beale, Chicago, 1980-1987;partner, Schiff Hardin & Waite, Chicago, since 1987.

    Membership

    Board of directors, general counsel Metropolitan Planning Council, Chicago, since 1984. Board directors United Way of Metropolitan Chicago, 1985-1992, United Way/Crusade of Mercy, 1988-1992. Member governor affairs committee United Way of America, 1988-1991.

    Member Illinois Health Facilities Planning Board, Springfield, 1979-1991.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: hiking, skiing, photography.

    Connections

    • Married Katharine Wood Baird, May 31, 1970. Children: Christopher, Wyllys, Leonie.
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    Born March 19, 1943
    (age 74)