Brent. Admitted to New York bar, 1905, and began practice with firm Kirby & Wood, New York City. Member Gould & Wilkie, 1908-1914. Active vice president United Dry Goods Company, 1910-1916.
Became vice president Liberty National Bank, 1916 (which became the New York Trust Company). Now chairman trust committee Manufacturers Trust Company. Director Union Oil Corporation of California, C. G. Gunther’s Sons, Nash-Kelvinator Corporation, Refrigeration Discount Corporation, Sharp & Dohme, International Products Corporation, Marine Midland Corporation, Manufacturers Trust Company, Stern Brothers, Coca Cola Bottling County, New York and Pacific Lumber Company.
Director and member Executive Committee Anchor Hocking Gass Corporation. Chairman of the board of trustees Austen Riggs Foundation. Trustee Central Savings Bank.