Yale University (Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 1977). Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, Berkeley (Juris Doctor, 1982).
Working as a partner of OPPENHEIMER WOLFF AND DONNELLY. Admitted to the bar, 1983, Minnesota (Not admitted in Belgium).
Minnesota State (Member, International Business Law Section) and American (Member, Section on International Law and Practice) Bar Associations. International Commercial. Corporate and Tax Law, Computer and Immigration Law.