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Henry Porter Chandler

Henry Porter Chandler, American lawyer, judicial administrator. member of law firm Tolman & Chandler, 1931-1939; Member permanent commission on inter-church relations Presbyterian Church United States of America, 1938-1953.; Member American Law Institute, American (chairman municipal law section 1938-1939), Illinois, Chicago (president 1938-1939), Federal Bar Associations, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

  • Chandler, Henry Porter was born on March 19, 1880 in Indian Orchard, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John Henry and Abbie White (Smith) Chandler.

  • Education

    • Student Leland Stanford Junior U., 1896-1898. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1901. Juris Doctor, University of Chicago, 1906.

    Career

    • November 1930);Mack (Mistress Myles F. Gibbons). Married second, Olive Hull, November 28, 1931. Instructor English, University of Chicago, 1901-1904, secretary to president, 1904-1906.

      Admitted to Illinois bar, 1906. In practice law, 1906-1939. Member of law firm Tolman & Chandler, 1931-1939.

      Director Adminstrative Office United States Court Justices, 1939-1956, retired. Consultant territorial cts. Hawaii, 1957; consultant judical administration, court systems, 1957-1975.

      1st court administrator State of Illinois, 1959-1960.

    Membership

    Member of law firm Tolman & Chandler, 1931-1939. Member permanent commission on inter-church relations Presbyterian Church United States of America, 1938-1953. Member American Law Institute, American (chairman municipal law section 1938-1939), Illinois, Chicago (president 1938-1939), Federal Bar Associations, Phi Delta Phi.

    Clubs: Union League (president 1932-1933), City (president 1923-1925), Chicago Literary (Chicago).
    • Member of Citizens Assn, of Chicago (Director). Chicago Regional Planning Association (Director). 111. and American Bar Associations.

    Connections

    • Married Helen Firman Mack, March 24, 1907 (deceased.; married second, Olive Hull, November 28, 1931.
    • father: John Henry Chandler
    • mother: Abbie White (Smith) Chandler
    • spouses: Helen Firman Mack
    • Olive Hull
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    Died December 12, 1975
    (aged 95)
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