Eleanor Young GUTHRIE Edit Profile
University of Illinois (Bachelor of Arts, 1937). Chicago-Kent College of Law (Bachelor of Laws, 1940. Juris Doctor, 1969). Kappa Beta Pi.
Member, Chicago Kent Honor Men. Member, Hearing Board, Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission, Supreme Court of Illinois, 1973-1979, 1986-1989. Member, Zoning Board of Appeals, Oak Park, Illinois, 1985-1988.
Member, Board of Directors of IIT Chicago Kent College of Law Alumni Association, 1985-1989. Member, Board of Directors, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, since 1985. Member, Health Care Cost Containment Committee, Illinois State Chamber of Commerce, since 1985.
Editor, Commerce Clearing House Inc., Chicago, 1940-1942; associate, Defrees and Fiske Attorneys, Chicago, 1942-1952; partner, Defrees and Fisk Attorneys, Chicago, 1952-1988; of counsel, since 1988. Member hearing panel Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission Illinois Supreme Court, 1973-1979, 85-89.
Assistant secretary Chicago chapter United Service Organizations, 1972-1974. Member Zoning Board Appeals, Oak Park, Illinois, 1985-1989. Trustee Celia M. Howard Fellowship Fund, since 1983.
Board of directors United Way, Chicago, 1978-1986. President Young Women’s Christian Association. President Metropolitan Chicago, 1979-1980, board directors, 1971-1989.
Member American Bar Association (labor law section, vice chairman Occupational Safety and Health Administration committee, fair labor standardscom. 1974-1976), Women's Bar Association Illinois (president 1951-1952), National Association Women Lawyers (delegate Illinois chapter 1950-1951), National Federation Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc. (parliamentarian 1972-1973), National, Illinois, and Chicago Assns.
Parliamentarians, Alliance Business Professional Women's Club (president 1964-1965), American Association of University Women, Illinois Federation Business Professional Women's Clubs (state parliamentarian1958-1989, Woman of Year 1979), Carl Sandburg Center Business Professional Women's Club (vice president 1981-1982), Chicago Bar Association (younger members committee 1942-1967, chairman house committee 1970-1972, labor law committee since 1966, immigration committee since 1987), Women's Bar Association Illinois (president 1951-1952), Executives Club Chicago (captain youth committee 1979-1981, 83, 88-, membership committee 1979-1981, reception committee since 1987), The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago (life), Field Museum Chicago, Chicago Pilot Club (president 1955-1956), Oak Park Business Professional Women's Club, Illinois State Chamber of C. (committee health care cost containment since 1982), Chicago School Professional Psychology(board directors since 1985), ITT-Chicago Kent College Law Alumni Association (board directors 1988-1990), 19th Century Club, Chicago Fortnightly Club.
Married George B. Guthrie (deceased). 1 child, Richard.
1940 - 1942
1942 - 1952
1952 - 1988