Admitted to New York bar, 1925, and since practiced in that state. Associate with firm Cotton & Franklin, New York City, 1925-1933, partner in that firm and its successors, Wright, Gordon, Zachry & Parlin, 1933-1945. Special counsel for R.F.C., 1940.
Special assistant to undersecretary of navy, 1940-1941. President Bigelow-Sanford Carpet Company, Inc., New York City, 1944-1956, chairman, 1956-1961, now director. Director Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 1959-1964, deputy chairman, 1961-1964.
Trustee Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. Chairman of the board of trustees Bank Street College Education. Trustee National Industrial Conference Board, 1948-1963.
Born October 7, 1898