He was admitted to the Louisiana bar in 1902. He practiced in New orleans till 1937
In 1908 he was elected a member of the lower house of the Louisiana state legislature, as representative of the 12th district.
In 1920-1937 he served as a general counsel of the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans.
del. Constl. Conv., chmn. Com. Gen. Provisions, 1921;
In 1937-1940 he served as a judge for the Civil District Court (Div. C. Parish Orleans), in 1946-1948 he was a presiding judge.
He was a member of the Supreme Court of Louisiana in 1948-1958.
Born August 23, 1879
Died September 26, 1958