Judge, U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Received a recess appointment from Harry S. Truman on June 22, 1948, to a seat vacated by James M. Proctor; nominated to the same position by Harry S. Truman on January 13, 1949; Confirmed by the Senate on March 29, 1949, and received commission on April 1, 1949. Service terminated on March 16, 1965, due to appointment to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
Judge, U. S. Court of Appeals for District of Columbia Circuit. Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on March 1, 1965, to a seat vacated by Walter M. Bastian; Confirmed by the Senate on March 11, 1965, and received commission on March 11, 1965. Service terminated on September 22, 1985, due to death.
Georgetown University Law School, LL.B., 1930
Georgetown University Law School, LL.D., 1965
Suffolk University Law School, J.S.D., 1971