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Donald Hubert

Donald Hubert, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1974, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1983, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit ) 1976. Named Chicago Lawyer Person of Year, 1992; recipient Abraham Lincoln award Chicago Sun Times, 1992.

Background

  • Hubert, Donald was born on April 12, 1948 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Issac Wade and Louise (Billingsly) Hubert.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Loyola University, Chicago, 1970. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1973.

    Career

    • Attorney general Lawyers for State, Chicago, 1974-1977. Associate Howard, Mann and Slaughter, 1977-1980, Adam Bourgois & Associates, Chicago, 1980. Partner Hubert and Associate, 1980—2001, Hubert, Fowler and Quinn, Chicago, 2001—2003, Hubert & Fowler, Chicago, 2003—2003, Hubert Law Group, since 2006.

      Special assistant Corporate Counsel City of Chicago, 1983—2006. Assistant special prosecutor Detective John Burge, 2002—2006. Member Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, Chicago, 1980—2006.

      Committee visitors University Michigan Law School, 1993—2006. Board overseers Chicago-Kent College Law Illinois Institute of Technology, 1993—2002.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1974, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1983, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit ) 1976.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Co-chair county board president Cook County committee on Courts for 21st Century, 1997-2006. Member Gov's. commission on capital punishment, 2000-2006, Chicago Library. Board, 1999-2003, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Council/Authority, 1977-1991.

    Chairman, board trustees. Hales Franciscan Catholic High School Inc, 1988-1995. Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers, International Academy Trial Lawyers.

    Member: American Bar Association (Gambrell award 1992), Cook County Bar Association (Westbrook award 1989, 1992), Chicago Bar Association (Justice John Paul Stevens award 2006), Federal Bar Association (Just Beginning Foundation Recognition award 1994).

    Connections

    • father: Issac Wade Hubert
    • mother: Louise (Billingsly) Hubert
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    Born April 12, 1948
    (age 69)
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