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Lawyer

Leonard Karlin, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois, Supreme Court of the United States Court, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit).

Background

Karlin, Leonard was born on July 16, 1915 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Abraham Mayer and Rose (Turniansky) Karlin.

Education

Associate of Arts, Illinois Valley Community College, 1935. Bachelor, University Chicago, 1938. Juris Doctor, Loyola University, Chicago, 1940.

Career

Worked at 7201 Adams (Forest Park, Illinois) specializing in Criminal Law, General Law Semi-retired. Admitted to the bar, 1940.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois, Supreme Court of the United States Court, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit).

Membership

Active various charitable, political organizations With United States Coast Guard, 1942-1945. Aviation Electronics Technicians. Member Illinois Bar Association, Cook County Legal Assistance Foundation (board directors), National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, Association Trial Lawyers of America, Decalogue Society Lawyers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, jewish folk music.

Connections

Married Margaret G. Sauer, February 4, 1943. Children: Abraham, David, Rachel, Judith Block, Benjamin.

father:
Abraham Mayer Karlin

mother:
Rose (Turniansky) Karlin

spouse:
Margaret G. Sauer

child:
Judith Block Karlin

child:
Abraham Karlin

child:
David Karlin

child:
Benjamin Karlin

child:
Rachel Karlin