Defiance College (Bachelor of Science, 1985). University of Cincinnati (Juris Doctor, 1988).
Working as a partner of MCCARTHY & DURFEE. Admitted to the bar, 1988, Ohio and United States. District Court, Nortera District of Ohio.
Toledo (Member: Junior Lawyers Committee, since 1989. Grievance Investigation Committee, since 1989), Ohio State and American Bar Associations. Insurance Defense, Commercial Litigation, Employee Retirement Income Security Act Litigation and Collection Law.