Party affiliation: Republican
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.
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.