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Walter Joseph O'Brien II, Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Property, real (including real estate development, water)Corporate, generalProbate (including wills, trusts)lawyer.


II, Walter Joseph O'Brien was born on April 22, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Walter Joseph O'Brien and Lorayne(Stouffer) Steele.


1 child, John Joseph. Bachelor of Business Administration, U. Notre Dame, 1961. Juris Doctor, Northwestern University-Chicago, 1964.


Bar: Illinois 1965, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1965, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1973. Association Nicholson, Nisen, Elliott & Meier, Chicago, 1966-1970. President, Capstan Company, Chicago, 1970-1973, Walter J. O'Brien II, Ltd., Oak Brook, Illinois, 1973-1978, O'Brien &Assocs., Professional Corporation, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, since 1978.

Director, vice Chairman, Board Of Directors Attorney Title Guaranty Fund, Inc., Champaign, Illinois, since 1979. Arbitrator chairperson 18th Judicial Court, DuPage County, Illinois.


Commissioner Oak Brook Plan Commission, 1980-1985. Member Oak Brook Zoning Board Appeals, 1985-1987, Board Education Elementary District # 53, Oak Brook, 1991-1995. Commissioner Illinois and Michigan Canal, National Heritage Corridor Commission.

Vice president Oak Brook Civic Association, 1972. Trustee St. Isaac Jogues Church, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1975-1976. Captain Quartermaster corpus, United States army, 1964-1966.

Fellow Illinois Bar Foundation. Member Illinois State Bar Association (member assembly), DuPage Bar Association (board directors 1987-1988, elected Man of Year 1988), American Inn of Court (master DuPage chapter), Butterfield Country Club (board directors 1982-1988).


Children: Kelly A., Patrick W., Kathleen. Married Sharon Ann Curling, July 8, 1978. 1 child, John Joseph.