AB, Syracuse University, 1937. Juris Doctor, Syracuse University, 1939. Master of Laws, George Washington University, 1949.
Private practice, Rochester, New York, 1939-1940;
private practice, Washington, 1971-1988;
second in command Lieutenant, United States Army, 1940-1948;
second in command Lieutenant, United States Air Force, 1948-1970;
advanced through grades to brigadier general, United States Air Force
retired, United States Air Force, 1970;
writer, speaker, since 1950. Attorney, associate general counsel Federal Aviation Administration, Washington, 1959-1965. Staff judge advocate United States Air Force Far East Air Forces and United Nations Air Command, Tokyo, 1951-1953, United States Air Force Aerospace Defense Command and North America Defense Command, Colorado Springs, 1965-1970.
Speaker in field.
Board governors World Headquarters United Service Organizations, Washington, 1976-1988, chair personnel committee, member executive committee, 1974-1978, chair by-laws committee, 1983-1986. Life member board visitors College of Law, Syracuse University, since 1967. Board directors National Jewish Welfare Board, New York City, 1970-1978.
Vice president International Institute Space Law, 1979-1985, honorary director, since 1985. Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law, American Astronautical Society, Federal Bar Association, International Academy Astronautics.
Married Irene Rothschild, November 10, 1940. Children: Toby M. Berger, Joshua Lewis Menter.