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William A. Barnett

Lawyer

William A. Barnett, American lawyer. Admitted to Illinois bar, 1941. Fellow International Academy Trial Lawyers; member American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association.

Background

Barnett, William A. was born on October 13, 1916 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Leo James and Anita (Olsen) Barnett.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Loyola University, Chicago, 1941.

Career

With Internal Revenue Service, 1948-1954. Attorney chief counsel's office Chicago, 1948-1952. District counsel penal div.

Detroit, 1952-1954; chief tax attorney United States Atty' General’ s Office, Chicago, 1955-1960. Practitioner before the 6th Circuit Court Appeals, since 1954. Practitioner 7th Circuit Court Appeals, since 1955, Supreme Court of the United States Court, since 1959.

Lawyer; b. Chicago, October 13, 1916. S. Leo James and Anita (Olsen) B. Bachelor of Laws, Loyola University, Chicago, 1941.

Married Evelyn Yates, June 23, 1945 (deceased November 4, 1988). Children: William, Mary Leone, Therese, Kathleen. Admitted to Illinois bar, 1941.

With Internal Revenue Service, 1948-1954, attorney chief counsel's office, Chicago, 1948-1952, district counsel penal div., Detroit, 1952-1954. Chief tax attorney United States Atty' General’ s Office, Chicago, 1955-1960. Practitioner before the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, since 1954, 7th Circuit Court Appeals, since 1955, Supreme Court of the United States Court, since 1959.

Fellow International Academy Trial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.

Achievements

  • Admitted to Illinois bar, 1941.

Membership

Fellow International Academy Trial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association.

Connections

Married Evelyn Yates, June 23, 1945 (deceased November 4, 1988). Children: William, Mary Leone, Therese, Kathleen.

father:
Leo James Barnett

mother:
Anita (Olsen) Barnett

spouse:
Evelyn Yates

children:
William Barnett

Mary Leone Barnett

Therese Barnett

Kathleen Barnett