University of Minnesota (Bachelor of Arts, 1964). William Mitchell College of Law (Juris Doctor, 1969). University of Mississippi (Fellow, 1971).
Partner Franke & Daly, Minneapolis, 1969-1974. Professor law Hamline University School Law, St. Paul, since 1974. Arbitrator American Arbitration Association, New York City, since 1980, United States Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Washington, since 1988, for the states of Minnesota, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Oregon, Wisconsin, V.I and City of Los Angeles.
Arbitrator Bureau Mediation Services, St. Paul, since 1978. Visiting scholar Center for Dispute Resolution, Willamette University, Salem, Oregon, 1985. Facilitator Minnesota International Health Volumes, Kenya, 1985.
Observer Philippine Constitutional Convention, Manila, 1986. Participant European Arab Arbitration Congress, Bahrain, 1987. Human rights investigator in the Philippines, 1989.
Visiting scholar University Oslo, 1990, 91, 92, 96, 97. Lecturer on trial skills for human rights lawyers, The Philippines, 1989. Lecturer to leaders at Site 2 Cambodian Refugee Camp, Thai/Cambodian border, 1989.
Lecturer University Cluj-NAPACA, Romania, 1991. Visiting lecturer for developing countries International Bar Association, 1991-1992. Lecturer University Tirana, Albania, 1992, London, 1993, National Economics University, Hanoi, Vietnam, 1993, 94, Danang (Vietnam) Polytechnic University, 1993, Ho Chi Minh Economics University, Saigon, Vietnam, 1993, University Hanoi Law School, 1994, University Modena, Italy, 1994, Hanoi, Danang and Saigon, 1995, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 1995, Hong Kong, 1996, Shenzhen, China, 1996, Oslo, Norway, 1996, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1997.
Visiting professor Southern Cross University, Lismore, Australia, 1998, 99, University Bergen, Norway, 1999, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, 1999, University Saigon, Vietnam, 1999, 2000. Consultant Chua University, Tokyo, 2001. Team leader United Nations Development Programme mid-term evaluation of United Nations project, Vietnam, Hanoi, 2001.
Visiting professor University Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 2001, 02, 2003, 2004. Visiting professor business ethics University Hanoi, 2009. Fulbright scholar University Montevideo, Uruguay, 2002, 2003, 2004, visiting professor, 2009-2010.
Lecturer, Rome, 2007. Fulbright specialist to Uruguay, 2011.
Member Minnesota Legislature Task Force on Sexual Exploitation by Counselors and Therapists, St. Paul, 1984-1985, National Advisory Committee on Citizen Education in Law, 1982-1985. Board directors Scenic American, Washington, 1989-1992. Member American Bar Association (contributing editor Preview of Supreme Court of the United States Court Cases magazine since 1984), International Bar Association (London, visiting lecturer for development countries since 1991), Minnesota State Bar Association, Minnesota Lawyers International (human rights committee, representative to Philippine Constitutional Convention 1986), St. Paul Athletic Club, Phi Alpha Delta.
Married Kathleen Ann Dolan, July 24, 1965. Children: Michael, Colleen.