Private practice, Reading, Pennsylvania, 1832-1857
U.S. representative from Pennsylvania, 1847-1851
Justice, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 1857-1868
Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1868-1870
Yale University Law School
Located in New Haven, Connecticut, Yale Law School, is one of the world's premier law schools. It offers an unmatched environment of excellence and educational intimacy in the form of world renowned faculty, small classes, limitless opportunities for clinical training, and strong encouragement of public service. Small by design, our impact on the world is measured by its accomplished graduates and its ongoing scholarship and outreach through 17 centers and projects.
Allotment as Circuit Justice:
Third Circuit, March 21, 1870-December 14, 1880