Admitted to bar, 1882. Justice District Court of New York, 1893-1900. Justice Supreme Court of New York, 1900-1914.
Elected United States senator, March 1911, for term 1911-1917, and resigned from bench, Man 31, 1911. Resumed practice of the law, 1917. Appointed official referee New York Supreme Court, 1934.
Trustee New York University, 1920-1927, College of New Rochelle. President New York County Lawyer Association, 1923-1924. Member American Bar assosiation, New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City of New York, American Law Institute, New York Law Institute.