University of Oklahoma (Bachelor of Science, 1945. Juris Doctor, 1948). Assistant County Attorney, 1950-1954. City Attorney, Ardmore, Oklahoma, 1958-1960.
Working as a partner of COLLINS & COLLINS, Incorporated. Admitted to the bar, 1948, Oklahoma and United States. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma. 1955, United States. District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma.
1956, United States.
Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit. 1958, United States. Supreme Court.
Carter County (President, 1955-1956. 1960-1961), Oklahoma and American Bar Associations.