Chief Justice, U. S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on June 29, 1917, to a seat vacated by Seth Shepard; Confirmed by the Senate on July 12, 1917, and received commission on July 12, 1917. Service terminated on April 14, 1924, due to death.
Read law, 1885
Creighton University, A.M., 1907