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Benjamin Winton Cannon

Benjamin Winton Cannon, Lawyer, business executive ( law: pract. & admin.ind: service)ComputerCorporate, generalInternational, privatelawyer, business executive. Member American Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Association Corporation Counsel American, American Society Corporation Sections, Gray's Inn Legal Society, OmicronDelta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi.

Background

  • Cannon, Benjamin Winton was born on September 17, 1944 in Muncie, Indiana, United States. Son of Zane William and Gloria Gene (Phillips) Cannon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Western Michigan University, 1965. Postgraduate, Notre Dame Law School, 1967. Juris Doctor, Wayne State University, 1969.

      Master of Business Administration, Michigan State University, 1979.

    Career

    • Law clerk labor relations staff General Motors Corporation, Detroit, 1966-1969. Tax attorney Plante & Moran Certified Public Accountants, Southfield, 1969-1971. Attorney Burroughs Corporation (Unisys), Detroit, 1971-1972.

      Associate Nine and Maister, Attorneys, Bloomfield Hills, 1972-1973. Attorney Chrysler Finance Corporation, Troy, 1973-1978, senior attorney, 1978-1980. Deputy general council Direction finding Industries Inc., Long Grove, Illinois, 1980-1981.

      Assistant general counsel, assistant secretary COMDISCO, Inc., Rosemont, 1981-1982, president international group, 1982-1986, vice president capital equipment, 1986-1990, vice president general manager venture capital group, 1990-1992. Vice president general counsel, secretary, vice president human resources LDI Corporation, Cleveland, 1992-1994. Vice president Realtors Information Network, 1995-1996.

      Private practice Barrington, Illinois, 1996—1998, Business Lawyers International, Palatine, since 1998. Instructor law Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, 1980. Legal counsel and consultant in field.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Association Corporation Counsel American, American Society Corporation Sections, Gray's Inn Legal Society, OmicronDelta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi.

    Connections

    • Married Diane Joan Koenig, June 24, 1967. Children: Matthew Zane, Christine Elizabeth, Leslie Joan, Todd Graham.
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    Born September 17, 1944
    (age 73)