Bachelor in Political Science, Haverford College, 1976; Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1979.
Assistant attorney general Rhode Island Department Attorney General, Providence, 1979—1989. Associate attorney Decof & Grimm, 1990—1992. Attorney general State of Rhode Island, 1993—1999.
Managing partner Jeffrey B. Pine Esq., Providence, since 1999.
Board of directors Camp Jori, Providence, since 1989, Jewish Family Superior vena cava syndrome, Providence, 1989-1992. Trustee Temple Beth El, Providence, 1990-1992. Member Rhode Island Criminal Bench Bar Committee, 1979-1990, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, since 1987, Board Bar Overseers Massachusetts.
Member American Bar Association, Rhode Island Bar Association, Association American Trial Lawyers, Rhode Island Trial LawyersAssn.
Married Faith Marcia Scavitti, May 20, 1984. Children: Bethany Arielle, Jonathan Ian Lee, Jamie Ilysse.