Bachelor with high honors, Oberlin College, Ohio, 1978. Juris Doctor with honors, University Tex.Sch. Law, 1983; ML, London School Economics and Political Science, 1989.
Associate Finkman & Van Os, 1984—1988, partner, 1988—1990. Attorney advisor Office of Chief Counsel for Import Administration, United States Department Commerce, 1990—1998, senior attorney, 2001—2006. Senior associate King & Spalding, Washington, 1998—2000.
Trade and judiciary counsel to Senator Robert C. Byrd United States Senate, 2001. Commissioner United States International Trade Commission (USITC), Washington, since 2007.