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Thomas Eugene Kauper, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Illinois bar 1962. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, American Law Institute, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Kauper, Thomas Eugene was born on September 25, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of Paul Gerhardt and Anna Marie (Nicklas) Kauper.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1957;Juris Doctor, University of Michigan, 1960.

Career

Law clerk to Justice Potter Stewart, Supreme Court of the United States Court, Washington, 1960-1962. Associate firm Sidley & Austin, Chicago, 1962-1964. Assistant professor University Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, 1964-1967, associate professor, 1967-1969, professor, 1969—2008, Henry M. Butzel Professor Law, professor emeritus, since 2008.

On leave as deputy assistant attorney general Office Legal Counsel, Department Justice, Washington, 1969-1971. Assistant attorney general antitrust division United States Department Justice, 1972-1976. John M. Olin Visiting Professor of Business, Economics, and Law Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2002.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, American Law Institute, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Shirley Yvonne Worrell, December 27, 1958. Children– Karen Yvonne, Krista Diane.