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Lawyer

David J, American lawyer. Member Chicago Black Horse Troop, 1930-1936; member of the board education Oak Park and River Forest High School, 1949-1955.; Member Chicago (board of managers 1943-1945), Illinois (Board of Governors 1946-1956, vice president 1956-1959), American (Chairman of Commission on law lists 1951-1959) bar associations, International Academy Trial Lawyers, The.

Background

J, David was born on June 16, 1900 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Jeremiah G. and Anna Louise (Quigley) H.

Education

Student Crane Junior College, Chicago, University of Chicago. Bachelor of Laws, Chicago Kent College Law, 1922.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1922 and since in general practice, specializing in law applicable to wills, trusts and estates. Admitted to practice before Supreme Court United States, 1927. Attorney for president Board Local Improvements of Chicago, 1925-1927.

Attorney Public Guardian Cook County, Illinois, 1923-1935. Professor medical jurisprudence Chicago Medical School, 1925-1926. Commissioner Supreme Court Illinois, 1937-1939.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to law reviews and legal publications.

Membership

Member Chicago Black Horse Troop, 1930-1936. Member of the board education Oak Park and River Forest High School, 1949-1955. Member Chicago (board of managers 1943-1945), Illinois (Board of Governors 1946-1956, vice president 1956-1959), American (Chairman of Commission on law lists 1951-1959) bar associations, International Academy Trial Lawyers, The.

Clubs: Chicago Athletic Association, Economic, Executives, Campfire, Chicago Black Horse Troop (1st president) (Chicago).

Connections

Married Lucille Margaret Johnson, October 1, 1927. Children: David J. A., Richard Johnson.

father:
Jeremiah G. H.

mother:
Anna Louise (Quigley) H.

spouse:
Lucille Margaret Johnson

children:
David J. A. J

Richard Johnson J