Party affiliation: Independent
Associate firm LeForgee, Samuels, Miller, Schroeder & Jackson, Decatur, Illinois, 1963-1964. Assistant professor law University Kansas, 1964-1966. Associate professor Duke University, 1966-1969.
Professor University Oregon, 1969-1975. Legal counsel Oregon Task Force on Medical Malpractice, 1976. Professor University Nebraska, 1977-1984, dean, 1977-1982, vice chancellor for academy affairs, 1981-1984.
Rosenstiel Distinguished professor law University Arizona, 1984-1998, professor emeritus, since 1998. National secretary-treasurer Order of the Coif, 1992-1998. Consultant National Judicial College.