Admitted to bar, 1965, Ohio; also admitted to practice before U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio.
Preparatory education, The Ohio State University (B.S. 1962); legal education, Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University (J.D., 1965). Fraternity: Phi Delta Phi. Magistrate (part-time), Williams County Pleas Court. Member: Fulton County, Williams County, Northwest Ohio, Ohio State (Board of Governors, 1989-92) and American Bar Associations.