Log In

Louis Z. Grant Edit Profile

lecturer , Family and matrimonial lawyer

Louis Z. Grant, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Illinois 1933, certified: Circuit Court Cook County, Illinois (arbitrator). Recipient award, Knesset Israel Nusach Sfard Congregation, 1955.

Background

Grant, Louis Z. was born on October 17, 1907 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Morris and Rebecca (Spector) Grant.

Education

Bachelor, DePaul University, 1929. Juris Doctor, John Marshall Law School, Chicago, 1932.

Career

Bar: Illinois 1933; certified arbitrator Circuit Court Cook County, Illinois Sole practice, Chicago, 1933-1969. Partner Burton F. Grant Ltd., and predecessor, Chicago, 1968-1992. Lecturer matrimonial law.

Consultant, reconcilor in domestic relations. Founder, member Conciliation Court Justices of Cook County (Illinois). Acting judge University of Chicago Moot Court Republican judicial candidate, 1958.

Founder Knesset Israel NusachSfard Congregation. Incorporator Our Children of Cook County.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1933, certified: Circuit Court Cook County, Illinois (arbitrator).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Child Custody and Child Visitation, 1945.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association (conciliation commission, judicial administrative division, matrimonial committee member), Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association (matrimonial committee), Decalogue Society Lawyers, American Academy Matrimonial Lawyers (founder 1965, recognition member 1974), Association Conciliation Courts.

Connections

Married Ruth Kaplan Grant, June 16, 1935. Children: Burton, Cary.

father:
Morris Grant

mother:
Rebecca (Spector) Grant

spouse:
Ruth Kaplan Grant

child:
Burton Grant

child:
Cary Grant