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Grant Lester Johnson, American lawyer, retired manufacturing company executive. Bar: Ohio 1958, Illinois 1972. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1951-1954.

Background

Johnson, Grant Lester was born on August 16, 1929 in Virginia, Minnesota, United States. Son of Ernest and Anna Elizabeth (Nordstrom) Johnson.

Education

AB, Cornell University, 1951. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1957.

Career

Associate, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Cleveland, 1957-1958;attorney, Pickands Mather & Company, Cleveland, 1958-1971;associate general counsel, Pickands Mather & Company, Cleveland, 1967;general counsel, Pickands Mather & Company, Cleveland, 1968-1971;secretary, Pickands Mather & Company, Cleveland, 1969-1971;corporate counsel, Interlake, Inc., Chicago, 1971-1973;vice president law, Interlake, Inc., Chicago, 1974-1978;vice president law and administration, Interlake, Inc., Chicago, 1978-1984;senior vice president, general counsel, Interlake, Inc., Chicago, 1984-1986;senior vice president, general counsel, The InterLake Corporation, 1986-1991;retired, The InterLake Corporation, 1991.

Membership

Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1951-1954.

Connections

Married Esther Linnea Nystrom, June 16, 1956 (deceased July 1985). Children: Karen Elisabeth, Elise Ann. Married Amy Rowe Fetzer, July 18, 1992.