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Richard Emil Viktora

Richard Emil Viktora, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1969, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1969, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975, New York 1981, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1983.

Background

Viktora, Richard Emil was born on July 1, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Emil J. and Lillian B. (Smatlak) Viktora.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1965. Juris Doctor, John Marshall Law School, 1969.

Career

Associate Menk, Johnson & Bishop, Chicago, 1969-1973. Litigation group counsel, regulatory counsel, assistant secretary G.D. Searle & Company, Skokie, Illinois, 1973-1980. Assistant secretary, director general services Revlon, Inc.

Assistant secretary Revlon Group, Incorporated, New York York City, 1980-1992. General counsel Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP, since 1992. Lawyer; b. Chicago, July 1, 1943.

Son of Emil J. and Lillian B. (Smatlak) V. Married Anne Marie Kus, February 20, 1971. Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1965.

Juris Doctor, John Marshall Law School, 1969. Bar: Illinois 1969, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1969, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975, New York 1981, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1983. Associate Menk, Johnson, & Bishop, Chicago, 1969-1973.

Instructor John Marshall Law School, Chicago, 1970-1973. Litigation group counsel, regulatory counsel, assistant secretary G.D. Searle & Company, Skokie, Illinois, 1973-1980. Assistant secretary, director general services Revlon, Inc., also assistant secretary Revlon Group, Incorporated, New York York City, 1980-1992.

General counsel Skidmore Owings & Merrill LLP, New York City, since 1992. Zoning administrator Village of Bartlett (Illinois), 1974, chairman Plan Commission, 1975, trustee, 1975-1979. Member American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, American Corporation Counsel Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Defense Association New York, Association of Bar of City of New York, Westchester-Fairfield Corporation Counsel Association, Order of John Marshall Law School, Delta Theta Phi (scholar Key), Anvil Club (East Dundee, Illinois), Masons.

Republican. Roman Catholic.

Membership

Zoning administrator Village of Bartlett, Illinois, 1974, chairman Plan Commission, 1975, trustee, 1975-1979. Member American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, American Corporation Counsel Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Defense Association New York, Association of Bar of City of New York, Westchester-Fairfield Corporation Counsel Association, Order of John Marshall Law School, Delta Theta Phi (scholar Key), Anvil Club (East Dundee, Illinois), Masons.

Connections

Married Anne Marie Kus, February 20, 1971.