George Washington University (Bachelor of Arts, 1942). University of Cincinnati (Juris Doctor, Member, Treaty Division, United States. Department of State, 1939-1943.
With United States. Army, 1943-1946. Working as a partner of KLEIN, Smith & KLEIN. Admitted to the bar, 1949, Ohio. 1956, United States. District Court, Southern District of Ohio.
1958, United States.
Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit. 1960, United States. Supreme Court.
Lawrence County (President, 1966-1970), Ohio State (Member, Committee on Insurance, 1956-1957) and American Bar Associations. International Association of Insurance Counsel. Association of Railroad Trial Counsel.
Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys.
The Defense Research Institute, Incorporated. Fellow, American College of Probate Counsel.
[With United States. Army, 1943-1946].