Denomination: Roman Catholic
Law clerk to chief judge The United States of America District Court, Northern Indiana, 1957. With firm Hogan and Hartson, Washington, 1960-1970, partner, 1967-1970. Vice president, general counsel Federal National Mortgage Association, 1970-1972, senior vice president, general counsel, 1972-1981, president, 1981-1983.
Partner firm Brown & Wood, Washington, since 1983.