Party affiliation: Democrat
Bar: Florida 1967, New York 1968, United States District Court (eastern and southern district) New York 1970, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974. Counsel Small Business Administration, Washington, 1967-1968. Senior staff attorney Cals & Bronx Legal Services, New York City, 1968-1971.
Executive director Clinic, Hofstra Law School, Hempstead, New York, 1971-1973, professor, executive director Law School, 1973-1976. Partner Spizz & Cooper, Mineola, New York, since 1976. Board of directors Community Organization for Parents and Youth, Great Neck, New York, since 1983, Community Action Legal Services, New York City, 1974-1976, Bronx Legal Services, 1973-1976.
Volunteer counsel CLASP, Great Neck, New York.