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Theophil Carl Kammholz, American lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin 1932, Illinois 1945, District of Columbia 1964.


Kammholz, Theophil Carl was born on March 23, 1909 in Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Frederic Carl and Emma (Donner) Kammholz.


Bachelor of Laws, University Wisconsin, 1932.


Associate Stephens, Sletteland & Sutherland, Madison, Wisconsin, 1932-1934. Associate Bogue & Sanderson, Portage, 1934-1935. Partner Bogue, Sanderson & Kammholz, 1935-1942.

Regional counsel War Labor Board, Chicago, 1943. Partner Pope and Ballard, 1944-1952, Vedder, Price, Kaufman & Kammholz, Chicago, 1952-1955, and from 1957. Executive director Chicago Foundrymen's Association, 1952.

General counsel National Labor Relations Board, Washington, 1955-1957. Director Fosdick Enterprises, Inc. Member legal advisory council Mid-American Legal Foundation, 1977-1989.

Trustee Lincoln Legal Foundation, from 1989.


  • Bar: Wisconsin 1932, Illinois 1945, District of Columbia 1964.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Practice and Procedure Before the National Labor Relations Board. Contributor articles professional journals.


Advisory United States delegate International Labor Organization Conference, Geneva, 1954. Member American Bar Association, Illinois, Wisconsin, Chicago bar associations, International Society Labor Law (United States executive committee from 1983), American Arbitration Association (advisory council 1982), Wisconsin Law Alumni Association (president Chicago 1953-1955), Chicago Association Commerce and Industry (chairman labor-management relations committee 1966-1968, vice president governmental affairs 1968-1970, director, member policy committee 1968-1978, senior council from 1978), Order of Coif, Delta Sigma Rho, Lambda Chi Alpha. Clubs: North Shore Country (board governors 1971-1974), Monroe, Law (executive committee 1976-1980, president 1978-1979), Metropolitan, University (Chicago).

Kenwood Country (Washington). Portage (Wisconsin) Country.


Married Lura Walker, April 22, 1935 (deceased). Children: Carolyn Kammholz Hudson, Robert (deceased).

Frederic Carl Kammholz

Emma (Donner) Kammholz

Lura Walker

Carolyn Kammholz Hudson Kammholz

Robert Kammholz (deceased)