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Lawyer

Donald McRae Thompson, American Lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1966, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1966, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1978, United States Tax Court 1983.

Background

Thompson, Donald McRae was born on September 24, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Willard Owen and Phebe Kirsten (Christianson) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor, Northwestern University, 1963; Juris Doctor, University of Chicago, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor, Illinois Institute Technology, 1966-1970; private practice, Chicago, 1970-1978; associate, Joseph J. LaRocco, Chicago, 1978-1980; associate, Laser, Schostok, Kolman and Frank, Chicago, 1980-1985; associate, Solomon, Rosenfeld, Elliott and Stiefel, Chicago, 1985-1987; private practice, Chicago, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1966, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1966, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1978, United States Tax Court 1983.

Membership

Advisory county Chemical Dependence program Grant Hospital, Chicago, since 1980, chairman,1987. Member American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association (Executive Committee corporation lawcom. since 1984), Bar Association 7th Federal Circuit, Lesbian and Gay Bar Association Chicago (board directors, co-chair 1990-1991), University Club, University Chi. Club of Metropolitan Chicago (board directors, secretary), Phi Delta Phi, Pi Kappa Alpha Alumni Association (board directors chapter since 1990).

Connections

father:
Willard Owen Thompson

mother:
Phebe Kirsten (Christianson) Thompson