Concord College (Bachelor of Arts, 1967). The American University School of Arts & Sciences (Master of Arts. Georgetown University Law Center (Juris Doctor, 1973).
Member, American Mining Congress, 1980-1988. United States. Department of Justice, 1974-1980.
Working as a partner of CORPORA TE ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMS. Admitted to the bar, 1973, West Virginia. 1976, District of Columbia. United States. Court of Appeals, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Eighth, Ninth and Tenth Circuits.
United States. Supreme Court.
The West Virginia Bar Association. The West Virginia State Bar. The District of Columbia Bar.
American Bar Association. (Counsel).