Indiana University of Pennsylvania (Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 1980). Santa Clara University (Juris Doctor, 1983).
Working as a partner of MOORMAN & WIST. Admitted to the bar, 1984, Ohio and United States. District Court, Northern District of Ohio. United States. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit.
Toledo (Member: Grievance Committee. Grievance Investigation Committee. Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Assistance Committee.
Federal Courts Committee.
Chair: Federal Court Seminar Subcommittee, since 1989. Speakers Bureau Committee, 1990-1991), Ohio State (Member, Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee) and American (Member: Employment Law Section.
Executive Committee of Ethics Committee. Executive Committee of Explorer Law Committee) Bar Associations.
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Associate Member).
National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel.