Bachelor, City College New York, 1959. Master of Social Work, New York University, 1964. Juris Doctor, DePaul University, 1976.
Chief Social Work Bureau Legal Aid Society, Hempstead, New York, since 1978. Field instructor State University of New York, Stony Brook School Social Work, Fordham University, Molloy College. Training consultant Fordham University School Social Services Administration, 1989-1994.
Member National Organisation Forensic Social Work (president 1993-1994, editor newsletter 1990-1993, 94-97), Nassau County Bar Association.