The Ohio State University (Bachelor of Arts, 1975. Master of Arts, 1976). University of Dayton (Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1979).
Member, 1977-1978 and Associate Editor, 1978-1979, University of Dayton Law Review.
Working as a partner of Jones, NORPELL, LIST, Miller & HOWARTH. Admitted to the bar, 1979, Ohio and United States. District Court, Southern District of Ohio.
Licking County, Ohio State (Member, Criminal Justice Committee, since 1986) nd American Bar Associations. Criminal. Litigation.