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Lawyer

Peter Fitzpatrick, Irish lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1933, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1956, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1955, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1933. Chair Chicago Commission on Human Relations, 1967-1990. Fellow American College of Trial Lawyers; member Chicago Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association (president 1965-1966).

Background

Fitzpatrick, Peter was born on June 26, 1906 in Hilltown, Northern Ireland. Came to the United States, 1907. Son of James and Mary Ann (McCrickard) Fitzpatrick.

Education

Bachelor, Loras College, 1926. Juris Doctor, Chicago Kent, 1933. Master of Laws, Chicago Kent, 1934.

Career

Deputy commissioner Local Liquor Control Commission, Chicago, since 1967. Hearing commissioner Mayor's License Commission, Chicago, since 1967.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1933, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1956, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1955, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1933.

Membership

Chicago (Member: Board of Managers, 1952-1954. Joint Committee on Illinois Civil Procedure, 1950-1955. Committee on Revision of Rules of Circuit, Superior and County Courts, since 1956), Illinois State (Member, Board of Governors, 1960-1967.

President, 1965-1966. Director, Illinois Bar Foundation, 1966-1987) and American Bar Associations. Society of Trial Lawyers.

The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

Connections

Married Alma Berard, July 19, 1937. Children: James, Maureen, Elaine, Michael, Joseph, Barbara, Yvonne, Robert, Thomas, Rita, Colleen, John, William, Dorothy, Catherine, Margaret.

father:
James Fitzpatrick

mother:
Mary Ann (McCrickard) Fitzpatrick

spouse:
Alma Berard

child:
James Fitzpatrick

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Maureen Fitzpatrick

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Elaine Fitzpatrick

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Michael Fitzpatrick

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Joseph Fitzpatrick

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Barbara Fitzpatrick

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Yvonne Fitzpatrick

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Robert Fitzpatrick

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Thomas Fitzpatrick

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Rita Fitzpatrick

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Colleen Fitzpatrick

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John Fitzpatrick

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William Fitzpatrick

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Dorothy Fitzpatrick

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Catherine Fitzpatrick

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Margaret Fitzpatrick