Party affiliation: Republican
Admitted to Indiana bar, 1901, and began practice at Indianapolis. With firm of Baker & Daniels, until 1910. Associated in practice with Larz A. Whitcomb and Samuel Dowden, 1910-1916.
Attorney Board of Park Commissioners, Indianapolis, 1908-1916. Vice-president and counsel Fletcher American National Bank. 1916-1923, president 1923-1933.
Now Chairman of the Board American National Bank, Indiana merged with Fletcher Trust, merger named American Fletcher National Bank & Trust Company. Director Indianapolis Power & Light Company, Indiana Bell Tel. Company Trustee Earlham College, 1917-1920.
President Indiana Bankers Association, 1929-1930.