Denomination: Roman Catholic
Associate Richens L. Wootton, Santa Rosa, California, 1975—1979. Principal Ferchland Law Office, since 1979. Judge pro tempore Workers Compensation Appeals Board.
With United States Army, 1967-1969.
Board directors Sonoma County Bar, Sonoma County Legal Aid. Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Bar Association, California Society Industrial Medicine and Surgery, Industrial Claims Association, Redwood Empire Trial Lawyers Association, National Organization Social Security Claimants Representatives, North Bay Workers Compensation Association, California Applicant Attorney Association, California Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America.