Bachelor of Science with distinction, United States Naval Academy, 1978. Juris Doctor, Stanford University, 1986. Graduate, Naval Inspector General School.
Graduate, Army Inspector General School.
Commissioned United States Navy. Captain United States Naval Reserve, deputy senior inspector for Naval Reserve Intelligence program. Law clerk to Honorary James L. Buckley United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit).
Special assistant to atty general United States Department Justice. Inspector general United States Department Defense, Arlington, Virginia, 2002—2005. Chief operating officer, general counsel The Prince Group, McLean, since 2005.
Adjunct professor law Georgetown University Law Center, 1995—2002. Member steering committee Washington Lawyers chapter Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies.
Member of Sovereign Military Order Malta.