Bachelor, Amherst College, 1964. Juris Doctor, Cleveland State University, 1970.
Area counsel Housing and Urban Development, Milwaukee, 1972—1977. Associate general counsel National Housing Partnership, Washington, 1977—1979. Partner McDermott Will & Emery, 1979—1982.
President Carlile and Limited company, Silver Spring, Maryland, since 1982.
Member of Real Estate Syndication Institute (affiliate), District of Columbia Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association.
Married Kathleen G. Gallagher, July 29, 1984. Children: Susan E., Honora C.