logo logo

Joseph U. Schorer

Joseph U. Schorer, American lawyer. Bar: California 1978, United States District Court (southern district California) 1978, Illinois 1981, United States District Court (northern district Illinois) 1981, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1987, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1985, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1984. Member of Chicago Council Lawyers, Chicago Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Schorer, Joseph U. was born on June 15, 1953 in Baraboo, Wisconsin, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with highest distinction, Northwestern University, 1975. Juris Doctor cum laude, Harvard University, 1978.

    Career

    • Law clerk to Honorary Gordon Thompson, Junior Southern District California, 1978—1980. Partner Mayer, Brown & Platt, Chicago, 1985—1997. General counsel Diamond Homes Services, 1997—2000, Globe Building Materials, 1997—2000, Mid-West Spring Manufacturing Company, 1997—2000.

      Of counsel Kirkland & Ellis, Chicago, since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: California 1978, United States District Court (southern district California) 1978, Illinois 1981, United States District Court (northern district Illinois) 1981, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1987, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1985, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1984.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to law journals.

    Membership

    Member of Chicago Council Lawyers, Chicago Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa.
    See on larger map
    Born June 15, 1953
    (age 64)
    Nationality