Practiced in, Washington, 1961-1968. Trial attorney Bureau Restraint of Trade, 1963-1965. Attorney adviser to chairman Federal Trade Commission, 1965-1966.
Associate member firm Arnold & Porter, Washington, 1966-1968. Associate counsel Richard Joshua Reynolds Industries, Inc., Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1968-1975, assistant general counsel, 1975-1978. Secretary Richard Joshua Reynolds Tobacco Company, 1971-1981, general counsel, 1978-1981.
Partner Jacob, Medinger and Finnegan, 1981-1995. Former chairman board directors Forsyth County Economic Development Corporation, 1975-1978.