Western Michigan University (Bachelor of Arts, 1959. Bachelor of Business Administration, 1960). Wayne State University Law School (Juris Doctor, with honors, 1965).
Worked at Booth Patterson, Professional Corporation (Pontiac, Michigan) specializing in General Civil Trial Practice in all State and Federal Courts, Personal Injury, Estate Planning, Domestic Relations, Zoning, Real Estate, Probate, Environmental, Municipal Law, Labor Law, Business and Corporate Law, Employment Law, Bankruptcy. Original Equipment Manufacturer and Manufacturer"s Representation Litigation, Sports Law, Condemnation, Computer Law. Admitted to the bar, 1966, Michigan and United States.
District Court, District of Michigan.
Delta Theta Phi. Chairman, Oakland County Youth Assistance Committee, 1976-1978. President, Gateway Montessori Home, 1968-1985.
Member: Oakland County (President, 1980-1981) and American Bar Associations. State Bar of Michigan.
American Judicature Society.
Military: United States Air Force, First lieutenant, 1954-1961. Our firm was founded 41 years ago by Douglas West. Booth and Calvin East. Patterson, who retired in 1974. We are currently comprised of seven attorneys, a research clerk, and a seven-member support staff
We are listed in Martindale-Hubbell as one of America"s preeminent law firms in several categories.
Our firm utilizes LEXIS, Law Desk, a complete law library and state of the art computer technology.
Member: Oakland County (President, 1980-1981) and American Bar Associations. State Bar of Michigan. American Judicature Society.
Military: United States Air Force, First lieutenant, 1954-1961.