Oxford University (Bachelor of Arts, 1942. Master of Arts, 1973). Gray’s Inn, London. Member, Bermuda Historical Monuments Trust, 1949-1969.\r\nPresident, Bermuda Historical Society, 1951-1954.
Her Majesty Solicitor-General, Bermuda, 1951-1954. Partner, Hallett, Whitney & Patton, 1954-1969.
Working as a partner of PETER J.C. Smith. Admitted to the bar, 1947, England. 1948, Bermuda. Major clients of PETER Smith: References: The Bank of North T Butterfield & Son Limited and The Bank of Bermuda Limited. Hamilton, Bermuda.
Bermuda Bar Association (Chairman, Fees Committee, since 1956. Secretary, 1974-1975. Member, Law Reform Committee, 1974- 1982.\r\nDeputy Chairman, since 1982).