- Associate to junior partner Babcock, Locher, Neilson & Mannella, Anoka, Minnesota, 1973—1977. Partner Steffen, Munstenteiger, Beens, Parta & Peterson, since 1978.
Board director Judicare of Anoka County Inc., 1976—1979, Metropolitan Northern Ducks Unlimited, Anoka, since 1977. Committee chairman Troop 524 Boy Scouts America, 1979—1983. Member of American Bar Association, Anoka County Bar Association (president 1980-1981, board directors since 1982), Hennepin County Bar Association, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education since 1982, Minnesota Bar Association (board governors since 1981), Anoka Lions Lodge (board directors since 1980, president 1982-1983).