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Chambers Lunch with Seventh Circuit Judge William Bauer
Thursday, July 20, 2017
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Hon. William Bauer
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
An opportunity for practitioners and students to enjoy lunch in a close setting with Judge Bauer.
- Born September 15, 1926, Chicago, Illinois.
- Immaculate Conception High School, 1944.
- Elmhurst College, A.B. with Honor, 1949.
- DePaul University, College of Law, Juris Doctor, 1952.
- Elmhurst College, Honorary Doctor of Law, 1969.
- The John Marshall Law School, Doctor of Laws, Honoris Causa, 1987.
- DePaul University, College of Law, Honorary Doctor of Law, 1993.
- Roosevelt University, Honorary Doctor of Law, 1994.
- DePaul University, Honorary Doctor of Humanities, 2005.
- Admitted to the practice of law, 1951.
- Assistant Stateʹs Attorney, DuPage County, Illinois, 1952‐56.
- Member and partner in the law firm of Erlenborn, Bauer & Hotte, 1953‐64.
- Instructor in Business Law, Elmhurst College, 1952‐59.
- First Assistant Stateʹs Attorney, DuPage County, Illinois, 1956‐58.
- Elected Stateʹs Attorney, DuPage County, Illinois, 1959; re‐elected, 1960‐1964.
- Elected Judge of the Circuit Court for the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, DuPage County,
- Illinois, 1964‐1970.
- Appointed United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, 1970‐71.
- Appointed Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois,
- Appointed Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit,
- 1975 ‐ to present (designated Chief Judge, September 29, 1986 to September 29, 1993.
- Adjunct Professor of Law, DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois,
- 1978 to 1991.
- Instructor, National Institute of Trial Advocacy, 1973‐91.
- Adjunct Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 1992.
- Lecturer, Willamette University College of Law, Salem, Oregon, 1983 to 2014.
Lawyers who have argued an appeal before Judge Bauer in a matter that is still pending before the court should not attend.