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Thomas Amor Cole

Thomas Amor Cole, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1975, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1975. Member American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, American Law Institute, Chicago Club, Economic Club, Commercial Club, Law Club of Chicago, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Cole, Thomas Amor was born on November 2, 1948 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George Lough and Elizabeth (Bush) Cole.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, Johns Hopkins University, 1970. Juris Doctor with honors, University Chicago, 1975.

    Career

    • Associate Sidley Austin LLP, Chicago, 1975-1981, partner, since 1981, member executive committee, since 1987, member management committee, since 1988, chairman executive committee, since 1998. Vice president law Northwest Industries, 1982-1985. Adjunct professor, University Chicago Law School.

      Chairman executive committee Northwestern University School Law, Garrett Corporation, Securities Law Institute. Co-chair Tulane Corporation Law Institute. Board directors University Chicago, chair, board directors Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago Council Global Affairs University Chicago.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1975, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1975.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Society of Friends

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, American Law Institute, Chicago Club, Economic Club, Commercial Club, Law Club of Chicago, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Carol L. Owen, December 27, 1969 (divorced 1979). Children: Kirsten E., Lauren E. Married Constance J. Ward, November 17, 1979.

      Children: Lindsay W., Emily C.
    • father: George Lough Cole
    • mother: Elizabeth (Bush) Cole
    • spouses: Carol L. Owen
    • Constance J. Ward
    • children: Kirsten E. Cole
    • Lauren E. Cole
    • Lindsay W. Cole
    • Emily C. Cole
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    Born November 2, 1948
    (age 69)
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