Party affiliation: Democrat
Administrative assistant to member Congress, 1960-1964. Director Congressional Liaison Office, VA, Washington, 1965-1968, special assistant to administrator, 1968-1969. Administrative assistant, counsel to member congress, 1969-1970.
Private practice law Washington, 1970-1974. Chief counsel Committee on Veterans Affairs, United States House of Representatives, 1974-1980, staff director and chief counsel, 1980-1995. Private practice Seneca, South Carolina, since 1997.