Cornell University (Bachelor of Arts, 1966). University of Michigan (Juris Doctor, 1969). Phi Eta Sigma. Member, University of Michigan Law Review, 1968-1969.
Worked at Reese, Pyle, Drake & Meyer (Newark, Ohio) specializing in Tax Law, Corporate Law, Estate Planning Law, Probate Law. Admitted to the bar, 1971, Ohio. Phi Eta Sigma. Member, University of Michigan Law Review, 1968-1969.
Licking County (President, 1989) and Ohio State Bar Associations. Tax, Corporate and Estate Planning.