Bachelor of Arts, Colorado College, 1927; postgraduate, Harvard Law School, 1927-1928; Bachelor of Arts (Rhodes scholar Colorado), University of Oxford, 1930; Bachelor of Civil Law, University of Oxford, 1931.
With, McHendrie & Shattuck, Trinidad, 1932-1935; with firms, Grant, Ellis, Shafroth & Toll (and successor firms), Denver, since 1935; now of counsel, Grant, McHendrie, Haines & Crouse. Member Colorado Board Bar Examiners, 1948-1957, chairman, 1957-1968. President Denver Library Commission, 1961-1964.
Trustee Colorado College, 1964-1970, 72-84. Trustee Colorado Academy, 1964-1969, also past president Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1944. Captain Office of Strategic Services Army of the United States, 1944-1946.
Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association (president 1958-1959), American Judicature Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Gamma Delta. Clubs: University (Denver), Mile High (Denver), City (Denver).
Married Frances Reed Scott, August 31, 1940. Children: Margret Hamilton, Andrew Graig.