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Lawyer

Robert Thompson Beam, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois, New York 1954. Served to lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1941-1947, European Theatre of Operations; PTO. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Mid-Day Club, University Club, Naples Sailing and Yacht Club, Masons.

Background

Beam, Robert Thompson was born on October 27, 1919 in What Cheer, Iowa, United States. Son of Clyde O. and Mary Ethel (Thompson) Beam.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1951; Juris Doctor, University of Illinois, 1954; Master of Laws, New York University, 1956.

Career

Associate firm, Kramer, Marx, Greenlee & Backus, New York City, 1954-1957; partner, Sidley & Austin, Chicago, 1957-1987; retired, Sidley & Austin, Chicago, 1987.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois, New York 1954.

Membership

Served to lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1941-1947, European Theatre of Operations. PTO. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Mid-Day Club, University Club, Naples Sailing and Yacht Club, Masons.

Connections

Married Eunice C. Beam.

father:
Clyde O. Beam

mother:
Mary Ethel (Thompson) Beam

spouse:
Eunice C. Beam.