AB cum laude, Harvard University, 1953. Bachelor of Laws, 1960.
Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Harvard University, 1953, Bachelor of Laws, 1960. Bar: Massachusetts 1960, United States District Court (eastern district) Massachusetts 1965, United States Court Appeals (1stcir.) 1969, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974. With Cabot Corporation, Boston, 1960-1988, general counsel, 1967-1986, vice president, 1969-1986, senior vice president, 1986-1988.
Chairman HighSt. Associations Incorporated., Boston, 1988.
Board directors Standex International Corporation (New York Stock Exchange). Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1949-1956.
Member of American Bar Association, Boston Bar Association, Harvard Varsity Club.
Married Alida Daale Greeley, February 23, 1957. Children: Walter Franklin, Robin, Jennifer, John David.