The Ohio State University (Bachelor of Science, 1968). University of Toledo (Juris Doctor, 1970). Delta Theta Phi.
Working as a partner of SCHWER, TAGGART, WEHLER, EMERICH & WINKS. Admitted to the bar, 1971, Ohio. 1972, United States. District Court, Southern District of Ohio.
Springfield (Secretary, 19721973. Member, Board of Trustees, since 1975), Ohio State (Member: Corporation Law Committee, since 1977. Negligence Law Committee, since 1980) and American Bar Associations.
Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys.
Defense Research and Trial Lawyers Association. [Captain, United States Army Reserve, 1968.