Admitted to Washington bar, 1912. Claims attorney, United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company, Seattle, 1919-1922. Associate manager National Surety Company, San Francisco, 1922-1924.
Northwest Surety superintendent for Hartford Accident and Indemnity Company, 1924-1926. Partner Allen, Connor & Hammond, Inc., 1926-1928. Vice president, New York Indemnity Company, San Francisco, 1928-1929.
Executive vice president and director United Pacific Insurance Company, Seattle, since 1929.