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H. Joseph Gitlin

lawyer

H. Joseph Gitlin, lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1959, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1967.

Background

Gitlin, H. Joseph was born on November 6, 1932. Son of M.H. and Clara (Pickman) Gitlin.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, DePaul University, 1959.

Career

Partner Carroll, Leali & Gitlin, Woodstock, Illinois, 1959-1965, Gitlin & Burns, Woodstock, since 1965.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1959, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1967.

Works

Religion

The Gospel of Christ shows the essential steps that one must take to attain the goal of salvation.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.

Views

The family is encompassing a wider range of options than that of the two-generational unit of parents and children.

Membership

Delaware Republican National Convention, 1980. Mayor City of Woodstock, 1973-1977. President Mental Health Center, McHenry, Illinois, 1964.

Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Bar Association (chairman committee surrogacy since 1977, chairman committee adoption 1985-1987, genetic engineering committee since 1989), American Academy Matrimonial Lawyers, Illinois State Bar Association.

Connections

Married Val Johnson, April 3, 1954. Children: Laura, Gunnar.

father:
M.H. Gitlin

mother:
Clara (Pickman) Gitlin

spouse:
Val Johnson

children:
Laura Gitlin

Gunnar Gitlin