Denomination: Roman Catholic
Associate Leo Francis Doyle, Philadelphia, 1962. Law clerk to judges United States District Court (eastern district), 1962—1971. United States magistrate judge United States District (eastern district) Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1971.
Chief United States magistrate judge, since 1994. Lecturer in law Federal Judicial Center, Washington. Lecturer in civil litigation Main Line Paralegal Institute.
With United States Army Reserve, 1957-1963.
Member of Sons of the American Revolution, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, Smithsonian Contributory Association, Philadelphia Museum Art, Brehon Law Society, Genealogical Society Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania History Society, Philadelphia Bar Association, National Council Federal Magistrates Judges.