Party affiliation: Democrat
; children—Francis Brock, Cornelia. Married second, Marjorie D. Chapple, November 5, 1960. Instructor law U. Oregon Law School, 1926-1928, University of Illinois College Law, 1928-1931.
Professor of law Duke U., 1931-1940. Visiting professor law Harvard University, 1939-1940, professor of law, 1940-1948, Carter professor jurisprudence, from 1948, emeritus, to 1978.