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W. Richard Helms Edit Profile

W. Richard Helms, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1956, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1956. Chairman Western Springs (Illinois) Zoning Board Appeals, since 1978. Served with United States Air Force, 1946-1948. Member American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association.

Background

Helms, W. Richard was born on March 4, 1929 in Wilmington, Delaware, United States. Son of Emile and Agnes Mary (Ringland) Helms.

Education

Student, University Pennsylvania, 1950. Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1952. Juris Doctor, Northwestern, 1956.

Postgraduate, University Paris, 1953.

Career

Worked at Jenner & Block (Chicago, Illinois) specializing in Real Estate Law, Condominium Law. Admitted to the bar, 1956, Illinois. Phi Delta Phi. Member: Chicago, Illinois State and American Bar Associations.

Membership

Chairman Western Springs (Illinois) Zoning Board Appeals, since 1978. Served with United States Air Force, 1946-1948. Member American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, skiing, rafting, music.

Connections

Married Carole J. Cohn, May 3, 1958. Children: Catherine E., Leah J., Carolyn G.