Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Rochester, 1956; Juris Doctor, New York University, 1959.
Practice, New York City, 1960-1964, 67-78. Legal editor Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1960-1962. Associate Speiser, Shumate, Geoghan & Law, New York City, 1962-1964.
Associate editor Research and Review Service American, Inc., Indianapolis, 1964-1967. Director publications, managing editor Estate Planners Quarterly, Farnsworth Public Company, Inc., Rockville Centre, New York, 1967-1969. Editor-in-chief Trusts & Estates Magazine, New York City, 1969-1976.
Managing editor Trust News, 1976-1978. Director news publications and information, editor American Bar Association, Chicago, 1978-1983. Senior associate editor and director book division American Bar Association Journal, 1984-1987.
Director publications and editor Trial Magazine Association Trial Lawyers American, 1988-1989. Executive senior law editor Lexis/Nexis, Dayton, 1990-1993. Executive editor Stevens Public, Washington, 1993-1994, corporation editorial director, 1994-1995, vice president editorial, 1995.
Senior acq. editor Harcourt Professional Public, Alexandria, Virginia, 1998—2000. Senior writer, editor Arnold & Porter, 2003—2004. Consultant, Ashburn, Virginia, since 1995.
Member Society Law Writers (director 1972-1975), American Bar Association, American Law Institute, New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, Estate Planning Council New York City, National Press Club, Society Business Press Editors, Society Scholarly Publication, Society Human Resources Management, American Society Association Executives, Newsletter and Electronic Publishers Association, Washington Independent Writers, Loudoun County Cable television Commission, Kappa Nu, Pi Alpha Lambda. Clubs: Knights of Pythias.
Married Bunny Winters, December 24, 1960. 1 child, Seth Harris.