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Lawyer

Mary Helen Campion Zimmerman, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland bar 1927, Michigan bar 1933, Supreme Court of the United States Court bar 1950.

Background

Zimmerman, Mary Helen Campion was born on July 22, 1901 in St. Louis. Daughter of George Henry and Mary (McNamara) Campion.

Education

Juris Doctor, DePaul University, Chicago, 1926. Doctor of Humane Letters, DePaul University, Chicago, 1971. Doctor of Laws, Assumption University, Windsor, Canada, 1957.

Career

Practice law, Baltimore, 1927-1928, Grosse Pointe and Detroit, Michigan, since 1933. Member tax committee Detroit Board Commerce, 1945-1951. Advisory board Marygrove College, Detroit, 1962-1965.

Achievements

  • Bar: Maryland bar 1927, Michigan bar 1933, Supreme Court of the United States Court bar 1950.

Membership

Board directors Inter American Bar Foundation, 1963-1974. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member Women's Association for Detroit Symphony, League of Catholic Women, Catholic Daughters American, National Association Women Lawyers (past president, compiler, editor 75 year history 1975, recipient Distinguished Service award 1975), Inter-American Bar Association (council of deals 1951-1963), International Bar Association (deputy House of Deputies, London 1950, Madrid 1952), American Bar Association (resolutions committee 1952-1955), Detroit Bar Association, Michigan State Bar, American Judicature Society, Women Lawyers Association Michigan (past president), Internacional Federaction de Abogadas, Michigan State Bar Foundation (trustee 1969-1978, emeritus since 1985, president 1973-1975), Kappa Beta Pi (editor quarterly 1961-1963), Lambda Chi (honorary) Clubs: National Lawyers (Washington).

Pardi (Grosse Pointe) (president 1947-1948, 59-60, 76-77), Republican Women's (Grosse Pointe).

Connections

Married George Herbert Zimmerman, July 7, 1926. Children– Doris (Mistress Andrew G. Bato), Elaine (Mistress Rankin Peck, Junior). Jessie (Mistress John Daniel Hitchens), Georgia (Mistress John Loftus), Louis.

father:
George Henry Campion

mother:
Mary (McNamara) Campion

spouse:
George Herbert Zimmerman

child:
Doris Zimmerman (Mistress Andrew G. Bato)

child:
Elaine (Mistress Rankin Peck Zimmerman

child:
Junior). Jessie (Mistress John Daniel Hitchens) Zimmerman

child:
Georgia Zimmerman (Mistress John Loftus)

child:
Louis Zimmerman