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JOHN DREYER, American Lawyer, Partner of AND SLOCUM, specializing in the field of Civil and Criminal Trial and Appellate Practice in all State and Federal Courts. Business Planning, Commercial, Corporate, Estate Planning, Insurance and Insurance Defense, Labor, Municipal, Personal Injury. Probate, Real Estate, State and Federal Taxation, Zoning Law and Family Law.


Dreyer, John Edward was born on February 22, 1929. Son of Felix Edward and Marie Ann (Bungert) Dreyer.


Loyola University (Bachelor of Science, 1951). De Paul University (Juris Doctor, 1953). Phi Alpha Delta. Member, Society of Trial Lawyers.

Member, Board of Editors, De Paul Law Review, 1952 and 1953.


Junior partner Sears Streit, Tyler & Dreyer, Chicago and Aurora, Illinois, 1961-1963. Senior partner Dreyer, Foote & Streit, Associates, Aurora, 1963-1984, Dreyer, Foote, Streit, Furgason & Slocum, PA, 1984-1994, of counsel, from 1994. Director Valley National Bank Aurora, 1975-1986.


  • Bar: Illinois 1953, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1953, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1953, United States Court Military Appeals 1954.


  • Other Work

    • Board editors DePaul Law Review, 1952-1953.


Board directors Family Support Center, Aurora, 1975-1986. 1st lieutenant Judge Advocate General corpus, United States army, 1953-1956. Member American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association (assembly 1972-1978), Kane County Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Illinois Society Trial Lawyers, National Association RailRoad Trial Counsel, Moose, Phi Alpha Delta, Pi Gamma Museum.


Married Shirley Ann Fenhaus, May 29, 1954 (divorced). Children: Thomas, Laura, Gregory, Michael. Married Nancy A. Mickelson.

Stepchildren: Karen Mickelson Ortiz, Kevin W. Mickelson.

Felix Edward Dreyer

Marie Ann (Bungert) Dreyer

Shirley Ann Fenhaus

Nancy A. Mickelson

Thomas Dreyer

Laura Dreyer

Gregory Dreyer

Michael Dreyer

Karen Mickelson Ortiz Dreyer

Kevin W. Mickelson Dreyer