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Murray William Sims

Murray William Sims, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1959, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1961. Member of American Arbitration Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Association Trial Lawyers America.

Background

  • Sims, Murray William was born on November 15, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Murray William and Gertrude (Rammer) Sims.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in History, St. Joseph's College, Collegeville, Indiana, 1954. Bachelor of Laws, John Marshall Law School, 1958. Student, Lawyers Institute, Chicago, 1959—1960.

    Career

    • Partner Zimbehl, Sims & Zuckerman, Chicago, 1960—1962, Parillo, Sims & Bressler, Chicago, 1966—1974, Piacenti, Cifelli & Sims, Chicago Heights, 1974—1980, Watson & Sims, Chicago, since 1983. Associate Brody & Gore, 1962—1966. Lecturer law day committee Chicago Bar Association, 1964—1965.

      Sole practice Chicago Heights, 1980—1983. Republican candidate circuit court judge Cook County, Illinois, 1980. President Hickory Hills Park District, 1971—1972.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1959, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1961.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of American Arbitration Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Association Trial Lawyers America.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Marie Gartner Sims, May 4, 1963. Children: Mary Therese, Colleen Marie.
    • father: Murray William Sims
    • mother: Gertrude (Rammer) Sims
    • spouse: Anne Marie Gartner Sims
    • children: Mary Therese Sims
    • Colleen Marie Sims
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    Born November 15, 1932
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