Master of Arts, Oxford University, 1956. Bachelor of Laws, Edinburgh University, 1960.
Lecturer, Edinburgh U., 1960-1964; with, Queen's Counsel, since 1973; keeper, Advisory's Library., 1977-1987; judge, Court Justices of Appeal of Jersey and Guernsey, 1986-1987; judge, Court of Session and High Court, since 1987; Scottish chairman, Employment Appeal Tribunal, 1992-1996.
Member Faculty of Advocates.
Married Bridget Deirdre Sloan, September 4, 1964.