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Lawyer

John Cummings Mckenzie, American lawyer. Served to lieutenant commander United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1945.; Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations, Society Trial Lawyers (director), Blue Key.

Background

Mckenzie, John Cummings was born on July 15, 1913 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Prentiss and Bertha (Cummings) Mckenzie.

Education

Student of University Illinois, 1932-1933. Bachelor of Laws, Loyola University, 1939.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1939. Claims attorney Yellow and Checker Taxi companies, 1941-1942, 45-49. Founding partner Baker, McKenzie & Hightower, Chicago, since 1949, specializing private international law.

Trustee Henry George School Social Science.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles professional journals.

Membership

Served to lieutenant commander United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1945. Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations, Society Trial Lawyers (director), Blue Key. Clubs: Union League, Columbia Yacht (Chicago.

Connections

Married Mary Jane Manny, July 12, 1941. Children: Prentiss Ann, John Fielding.

father:
Prentiss Mckenzie

mother:
Bertha (Cummings) Mckenzie

spouse:
Mary Jane Manny

children:
Prentiss Ann Mckenzie

John Fielding Mckenzie