University of Minnesota (Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, 1935). Columbia Law School (Bachelor of Laws, 1939).
Worked at Kaplan, Strangis and Kaplan, P.A. Admitted to the bar, 1940, New New York 1946, Minnesota.
Phi Beta Kappa.
Editor, Columbia Law Review, 1937-1938. Decisions Editor, Columbia Law Review, 1938-1939.
Chief of Legal Division, Cleveland Ordinance District, 1946.
Member: Hennepin County and Minnesota State Bar Associations. Military: Captain, Ordinance, United States. Army, active duty, 1942-1946.
Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member Minnesota Bar Association, Hazeltime National Golf Club, Minneapolis Club, Phi Beta Kappa.
Married Helene Bamberger, December 7, 1941. Children— Jay Michael, Mary Jo, Jean Burton, Jeffrey Lee.