College of the Holy Cross (Bachelor of Arts, 1959). New York University (Master of Arts, 1962. Master of Laws, 1967).
Loyola University (Bachelor of Laws, 1965).
(Cambridge University, Doctor of Philosophy, 1969)Cambridge University, Doctor of Philosophy, 1969). Spoken languages: French and Spanish.
Worked at Rivlin, Steuart, Muir & Zumwalt, Limited liability partnership (Washington, District of Columbia) specializing in Environmental Law, Energy Law, International Law. Admitted to the bar, 1967, District of Columbia. 1972, New York; 1975, Texas.
Recipient, Secretary"s Award, United States.
Department of Energy, 1989. Author: "International Law in the Enlightenment," Oceana, 1975.
Assistant Editor, Volumes 1-21, Editor-in-Chief, Volumes 21-31, American International Law Cases, Oceana, 1972-1984. Editor-in-Chief, The International Lawyer, American Bar Association, 1979-1984.
Visiting Scholar, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, 1990.
Supervisor, International Law, Cambridge University, 1967-1969. Assistant General Counsel, United States. Information Agency, 1969-1972.
Senior Attorney, Office of Telecommunications Policy, Executive Office of the President, 1972-1973.
Deputy General Counsel, United States Information Agency, 1973-1974. Counsel, Exxon Corporation, United States of America, 1974-1981.
Assistant Administrator for Africa, United States. Agency for International Development, 1981-1984.
United States. Ambassador to Equatorial Guinea, 1984-1988.
General Counsel, United States. Department of Energy, 1988-1989. Member, Board of Directors, African Development Foundation, 1983-1984.
United Nations Peace-keeping official, 1994.
Board directors African Development Foundation, Washington, 1983-1984, Human Life International, since 1999. Member Council of America Ambassadors, Washington, since 1988. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1956-1961.
Member of American Bar Association (chairman treaty compliance section 1991-1993), Hague Academy International Law Alumni Association, International Law Association, American Society International Law, Dacor House, Cosmos Club (Washington), Knights of Malta.
Children: Neil, David, Stephen.