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John Dern, American lawyer. Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations.

Background

Dern, John was born on July 26, 1903 in Salt Lake City. Son of George H. and Lottie (Brown) Dern.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1924, Bachelor of Laws, 1927.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1927, Illinois bar, 1930. Member Sidley Austin Burgess & Smith, since 1929, partner, since 1935. General counsel, director American Natural Gas Company.

Director Carson Pirie Scott & Company, Burgess Battery Company, Burgess Cellulose Company, Michigan Consolidated Gas Company, Milwaukee Gas Light Company, Milwaukee Solvay Coke Company, Michigan-Wisconsin Pipe Line Company, American Louisiana Pipe Line Company Trustee University of Pennsylvania.

Membership

Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations. Clubs: Cliff Dwellers, Chicago, Union League (Chicago).

Connections

Married Jean MacLeish, September 20, 1930. Children: John, Bruce MacLeish, Jean Elizabeth.

father:
George H. Dern

mother:
Lottie (Brown) Dern

spouse:
Jean MacLeish

child:
John Dern

child:
Jean Elizabeth Dern

child:
Bruce MacLeish Dern