Instructor Miles College, Birmingham, Alabama, 1969-1970. Staff attorney Harvard Center Law & Education, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1972-1979. Director law and education center Education Commission States, Denver, 1979-1981.
General counsel Pendleton Land & Exploration, Inc., 1981-1994, Accelerated Companies, Englewood, 1994—2001. Owner and manager McEdlaw LLC, since 2001. Legal consultant Connecticut Department Education, Hartford, 1974-1977, California Department Education, Sacramento, 1978-1981.