Party affiliation: Democrat
Law clerk Honorary Thomas A. Flannery United States District Court, Washington, 1973-1974. Associate Wilkinson, Cragun & Barker, 1975-1980, partner, 1980-1982, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Washington, 1982-1996, managing partner, 1991-1996, managing partner Europe London, 1996—2000, managing partner District of Columbia & Tysons Corner, Virginia Offices, 2003—2009. Managing partner Europe & Middle East, since 2009.
Chairman Regulated Industries Practice Area, Steamship&D PAC, since 2008. Co-chairman task force on open network initiatives Strategic Planning Group of the United States CCITT National Committee, 1988-1992. Captain United States Army Reserve, 1970-1978.
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Member American Bar Association (vice-chairman common carrier committee science and technical section 1986-1988, international common carrier project 1980-1986), Federal Commission Bar Association (committee common carrier practice and procedure since 1980), Computer Law Association (board directors, chairman telecommunications bar liaison committee 1994-1996), International Bar Association (member communications and international computer and technical law committees), American Chamber of Commerce (England).