James Hartnett, lawyer;
born in: Galena, Illinois, on Thursday, January 23, 1862;
education: public schools and at the State Normal School in Indiana:
became a teacher in public schools in 1881,
from September 1889, to June, 1891, was superintendent of schools of Henry, Illinois
studied law in leisure hours while engaged in teaching, and during vacations, in office of Honorable Fred S. Potter.
admitted to Illinois bar at Chicago, on Tuesday, June 14, 1892.
Began general practice of law in Chicago in 1892,
Admitted to practice in Supreme Court of U.S.;
has taken a leading part in trial of noted causes, civil and criminal, both state and federal;
member of firm of Hartnett & Wing;
Member: faculty, Department of Law, Loyola University
Member Illinois State Bar Association.
Author of various legal treatises, among them Jeopardy in Government of Men, etc.
Office: 59 Clark Street (1905), 1603 Ashland Block (1911, 1917)