Bachelor in Government, Dartmouth College, 1987. Juris Doctor, George Washington University Law, 1991.
Worked at Hogan & Hartson Limited liability partnership (Washington, District of Columbia) specializing in Appellate Litigation, General Civil and Commercial Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1991, Illinois. 1994, District of Columbia.
Order of the Coif.
Editor-in-Chief, The George Washington Law Review, 1990-1991. Author: Note, "CERCLA, Natural Resource Damage Assessments, and the District of Columbia Circuit"s Review of Agency Statutory Interpretations under Chevron," 58 Georgia Washington L. Review 932 (1990).
Law Clerk to: Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist, United States.
Supreme Court, 1992-1993. Honorary Anthony J. Scirica, United States.
Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 1991-1992. Adjunct Professor of Constitutional Law, George Washington University, 1995.
Member: District of Columbia Bar.
Illinois State Bar Association.
Member: District of Columbia Bar. Illinois State Bar Association.