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Lawyer

William Joseph Lederer, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 31, United States Customs Court 1956, United States District Court (7th district) 58, Supreme Court of the United States Court 71. Member of Decalogue Society Lawyers, Corporation Law Institute (program committee member 1967-1973), Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association (senior counselor), Nu Beta Epsilon, Tau Delta Phi.

Background

Lederer, William Joseph was born on July 13, 1906 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Arthur L. and Helen H. (Kohn) Lederer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1929. Juris Doctor, Northwestern University, 1931.

Career

Partner David, Fainman, Abrahams & Chapman, Chicago, 1931—1946. Vice president, general counsel, 1962—1973. Sole practice Glenview, since 1973.

Trustee Chicago Law Institute, 1940—1946. Planning committee corporation law institute member Northwestern University, 1967—1973. Member council North Shore Senior Center, Winnetka, Illinois, 1983—1986.

Election judge Cook County, Glenview, Illinois, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 31, United States Customs Court 1956, United States District Court (7th district) 58, Supreme Court of the United States Court 71.

Membership

Member of Decalogue Society Lawyers, Corporation Law Institute (program committee member 1967-1973), Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association (senior counselor), Nu Beta Epsilon, Tau Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Maxine Rose Salinger Lederer, April 9, 1932. 1 child Clare Lederer Ross.

father:
Arthur L. Lederer

mother:
Helen H. (Kohn) Lederer

spouse:
Maxine Rose Salinger Lederer

child:
Clare Lederer Ross Lederer