AB, Hamilton College, 1934. Doctor of Laws, Hamilton College, 1982. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1937.
Doctor of Laws, Rikkyo University, Tokyo, 1958.
Associate Burke & Burke, New York City, 1937-1942, partner, 1942-1978, counsel, 1978-1985. Partner Burke & Burke, and predecessors, Summit, New Jersey, since 1943. Director Summit bank corporation, other corporations.
Chairman emeritus Hamilton College. Chairman Humane Society United States. Vice president American Bible Society.
Member Phi Beta Kappa, Chi Psi. Clubs: Harvard (New York City). Short Hills, Baltusrol Golf, Gulf Stream Golf.
Married Mary Poston, November 20, 1937. Children: Daniel II, Coleman P., Mary C.