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Joseph Gustave Werner, American lawyer. Member American, Wisconsin (past section chairman), Dane County (past president), 7th Federal Circuit (past Board of Governors) bar associations, American, Milwaukee, Chicago patent law associations, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Werner, Joseph Gustave was born on May 21, 1911 in Friendship, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Theodore Michael and Christina Cecilia (Seger) Werner.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1933, Bachelor of Laws, 1936, S. Juris Doctor, 1937.

Career

Admitted to Wisconsin bar, 1936. Lawyer Thomas & Orr, Madison, 1937-1942. Legal rationing OPA, Washington, 1942-1943.

Head patent section Office General Counsel, Office Alien Property Custodian, Washington, 1943-1946. Partner Isaksen, Werner, Lathrop & Heaney, Madison, 1946-1973. Director Prescription Pharmacy, Inc.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to West’s Federal Practice Manual, 1970. Also articles professional journals.

Membership

Member American, Wisconsin (past section chairman), Dane County (past president), 7th Federal Circuit (past Board of Governors) bar associations, American, Milwaukee, Chicago patent law associations, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Serra International (past district governor), Serra of Madison (past president), Madison (director), Maple Bluff Country, Madison Technical (director) (Madison).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Helen Tormey, September 13, 1941. Children: Thomas Joseph, Stephen Cole, Richard Theodore, David Weston, Philip William.

father:
Theodore Michael Werner

mother:
Christina Cecilia (Seger) Werner

spouse:
Elizabeth Helen Tormey

child:
Richard Theodore Werner

child:
David Weston Werner

child:
Philip William Werner

child:
Thomas Joseph Werner

child:
Stephen Cole Werner