AB, Ursinus College, 1936; Bachelor of Laws (honorary), Ursinus College, 1972; Bachelor of Laws, University of Pennsylvania, 1939.
Law clerk, Common Pleas Court 6, Philadelphia, 1939-1940;
associate, Murdoch, Paxson, Kalish & Green, Philadelphia, 1940-1942;
attorney, Department Justice and Office Price Administration, 1942-1943;
associate, Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Philadelphia, 1946-1950;
partner, Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Philadelphia, 1950-1987;
retired partner, Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Philadelphia, since 1988;
chairman pension committee, Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Philadelphia, 1969-1984;
chairman tax department, Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Philadelphia, 1972-1984;
chairman investment committee, Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Philadelphia, 1984-1986;
chairman of the board of trustees of Retirement Trust, Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Philadelphia, 1986-1989. Secretary The Lawrewnce McFadden Company, Philadelphia, 1992, director, since 1994. Lecturer New York University Institute Federal Taxation.
Advisory board University of Pennsylvania Tax Conference, 1968-1988.
Past president Upper Dublin Township Parent-Teachers Association Council. Member Zoning Board Adjustment Upper Dublin Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 1957-1959, board commissioner, 1959-1971, president, 1968-1969. Member Upper Dublin Environmental Control Board, 1972-1982;board directors Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, since 1956, 1st vice president, 1978-1981, president, 1981-1990, chairman of the executive committee, 1981-1997.
Board directors Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association, 1974-1976. Trustee Bernard G. Segal Foundation, Philadelphia, since 1969, Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey, since 1982. Served to First lieutenant Judge Advocate General Department, Army of the United States, 1943-1946.
Fellow Pennsylvania Bar Foundation (life, secretary since 1993). Member American Bar Association, FBA, Pennsylvania Bar Association (house of deals 1982-1988, membership committee, by-laws committee), Philadelphia Bar Association, Judge Advisers Association, Pennsylvania Folklife Society (board directors, secretary), National Association College and University Attorneys, 1939 Code Club, Lawyers Club Philadelphia, Manorlu Club, Manufacturers Golf and Country Club, Union League of Philadelphia, Order of Coif, Order of Arrow.
Married Frances Helen Thierolf, May 9, 1942. Children– Deborah Jane Beck, Nancy Parvin Brittingham, Wendy Jean Parsons.