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Lawyer

Dean Terrill, American lawyer. Member Oklahoma Junior Symphony Society (1st President), American, Illinois, Chicago Bar Associations, Phi Beta Kappa Associates,; Member Christian Church; Club: University (Chicago Past Chicago Illinois.

Background

Terrill, Dean was born on December 27, 1904 in Colchester, Illinois, United States. Son of David Edward and Edith May (Webb) Terrill.

Education

Student Western Ill.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1929. Began practice with Chapman & Cutler, Chicago, 1929. Associate Robert S. Kerr, Oklahoma City, 1935.

Vice-president, director, general counsel Kerr-McGee Corporation (formerly Kerr-McGee Oil Industries, Inc.), Oklahoma City, 1936-1952, director, special counsel, from 1952. Private practice, Chicago, 1952-1972. Assisted drafting Illinois Business Corporation Act.

Practitioner Federal Securities Act. Director Foundation for Foreign Affairs, Inc. Trustee, scholarship director Phi Sigma Kappa Foundation.

Past trustee of Oklahoma Symphony Society.

Membership

Member Oklahoma Junior Symphony Society (1st President), American, Illinois, Chicago Bar Associations, Phi Beta Kappa Associates. Member Christian Church. Club: University (Chicago Past Chicago Illinois.

Connections

father:
David Edward Terrill

mother:
Edith May (Webb) Terrill