Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Canisius College, 1977. Juris Doctor, Catholic University, 1980.
Law clerk Securities and Exchange Commission, 1980. Staff attorney Grant Appeals Board United States Department Health & Human Services, Washington, 1980—1984. Senior attorney United States Court Federal Claims, 1984—1987, chief of staff to Chief Judge Loren A. Smith, 1987—1988, chief special master, since 1988.
Member of District of Columbia Bar, Court Federal Claims Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association.
Married Cindy Golkiewicz. Children: Keli Lynn, Kate Marie.