Bachelor cum laude, University Minnesota, 1935. Bachelor of Laws, Cornell University, 1939.
Special assistant to attorney general Department Justice, 1940-1946, chief Los angeles office Anti-Trust div., 1944-1946. Vice president, associate general counsel Rohm and Haas Company, Philadelphia, 1974-1980, retired.
Member Devon Breeders Association North America, Adams County Fruitgrowers Association.
Married Reva M. Schoenberg, June 26, 1938. Children: Elizabeth Ann (Mistress Chester J. Tyson III), Alice Jane, Susan Joanna (Mistress Paul Todd Makler, Junior), Frederick John.