Partner Eckert, Seamans, Cherin & Mellott, Pittsburgh, 1984-1989, Klett Rooney Lieber & Schorling, PC, Philadelphia, 1989—2006, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, Professional Corporation, Philadelphia, since 2006. Lecturer Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Harrisburg, since 1983, Commercial Law League, New York City, since 1984, member executive council bankruptcy section, since 2003, Professional Education Systems, Inc., Eau Claire, Wisconsin, since 1986, Southwest Legal Foundation, Dallas, since 1994. Founders' council Commercial Finance Association Education Foundation, since 1991.
Board directors Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project. Adjunct professor Temple University Beasley School Law, 1999-2004.
Trustee Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts. Fellow American College Bankruptcy, American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association (business law section council 2000-2004, chairman business bankruptcy committee 1996-1999, lecturer since 1988, member standing committee on federal judicial improvement since 2007), American Banker Institute (lecturer since 1994), Philadelphia Bar Association (lecturer since 1996), E. District Bankruptcy Conference, Allegheny County Bar Association (chairman bankruptcy and commercial law section 1991), The Committee of Seventy (chairman 2003-2004), Longue Vue Club, Duquesne Club.