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Keith Masters, American lawyer. Served major Judge Advisory General Department, Army of the United States, 1943-1945.; Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations, Chicago Law Institute Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Masters, Keith was born on January 20, 1903 in Morgan County, Indiana, United States. Son of John Volney and Sarah Estella (Keith) M.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Indiana U., 1925. Juris Doctor, Harvard, 1929.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1930. Associate firm Kirkland, Fleming, Green, Martin & Ellis (became Kirkland, Ellis, Hodson, Chaffetz & Masters, 1958), Chicago, 1930-1973, partner, 1942-1973, counsel, Chicago Better Business Bureau, Robert R. McCormick Charitable Trust. Director Lake Shore National Bank, Chicago Board of directors Indiana U. Foundation.

Membership

Served major Judge Advisory General Department, Army of the United States, 1943-1945. Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations, Chicago Law Institute Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Chicago, Legal University, Executives, Mid-America (Chicago).

Connections

Married Esther Freeman, July 27, 1929.

father:
John Volney Masters

mother:
Sarah Estella (Keith) Masters

spouse:
Esther Freeman