Worked at Strout & Payson, P.A. (Rockland, ME) specializing in Taxation, Estate and Business Planning. Admitted to the bar, 1960, Maine. 1964, District of Columbia.
Phi Beta Kappa. Law Clerk, United States. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit, 1960-1961. Trial Attorney, United States.
Department of Justice, Tax Division, 1961-1964. Member, 1978-1992 and Chairman, 1983-1987, Maine State Board of Bar Examiners.