Party affiliation: Republican
1 daughter, Georganne. Practiced law with Sargent Gamble & Read, Des Moines, 1928-1931. Professor of law U. Nebraska, 1931-1937.
Counsel General Electric Company, Schenectady, 1937-1946. Dean School Law, Vanderbilt University, 1946-1949. Dean School Law, University of California at Los Angeles, 1949-1957, professor of law, 1957-1973, professor of law emeritus, 1973-1977.
Chief consultant Commision on Government Security, 1956-1957. Arbitrator in labor-management disputes.