Party affiliation: Democrat
- Associate Shipman & Goodwin LLP, Hartford, Connecticut, 1966—1971, partner, 1971—2005, managing partner, 1984—1987, administrative partner, 1988—1991, of counsel, since 2006.
- Bar: Connecticut, 1966, United States District Court Connecticut 1966, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970, United States Tax Court 1989, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1967, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1992, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1997.
Denomination: Unitarian Universalist
Member Bloomfield Town Democratic Committee, 1976-1983. Corporator Hartford Public Library., since 1976. Trustee Connecticut History Society, 1997-2003, member library committee, 1990-2009, chair, 1993-2000, 06—09.
Chairman finance committee, council member Unitarian Society Hartford, 1988-1991. Director Old State House Association, 2003. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1960-1963.
Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association (member executive committee administrative law section since 1980), Hartford County Bar Association, American Law Institute, American Health Lawyers Association, Connecticut Health Lawyers Association, Swift's Inn, 1892 Club.