Solicitor, Burke County, North Carolina, 1947
Private practice, Charlotte and Ashville, North Carolina, 1948-1956
Assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of North Carolina, 1948-1952
Special judge, North Carolina Superior Court, 1956-1961
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