Bachelor of Laws, University Wisconsin, 1948.
Associate Sidley & Austin, Chicago, 1948-1956, partner, since 1956.
Served to Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1941-1945. Member American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Order of Coif Clubs: Union League (Chicago). Skokie Country (Glencoe, Illinois).
Lake Geneva Country (Illinois).
Married Verle C. Straut, November 13, 1945. Children: Randolph, Gregory, Martin.