Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University, 1937. Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1940.
Associate firm Wintersteen & Williams, Philadelphia, 1940-1941; engineer, Bendix Radio division Bendix Corporation, Towson, Maryland., 1941-1943; head department contracts administration, general counsel, Kellett Aircraft Corporation, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, 1943-1945; associate firm, Evans, Bayard & Frick, Philadelphia, 1945-1951; individual practice law, Philadelphia, 1951-1974; individual practice law, Haverford, Pennsylvania, since 1974. Director Farrel Corporation, Ansonia, Connecticut, 1954-1968.
Trustee Barnes Foundation, Merion, Pennsylvania, 1957-1989, president, 1967-1989. Member Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, American bar associations, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Military Order of Loyal Legion, Beta Theta Pi. Clubs: Philadelphia Country (Gladwyne, Pennsylvania).
Married Marie P. Strickler, January 7, 1956 (deceased March 8, 1972). 1 son, Benjamin Charles.