Ohio Wesleyan University (Bachelor of Arts. University of Cincinnati (Juris Doctor, 1954). Phi Delta Phi. Assistant Editor, University of Cincinnati Law Review, 1953.
With United States. Army, Counter Intelligence Corporation, 1954-1956. Working as a partner of DAGGER, JOHNSTON, Miller, OGILVIE & HAMPSON. Admitted to the bar, 1954, Ohio.
Fairfield County (President, 1971), Perry County, Ohio State (Member, Judicial Administration and Legal Reform Committee, since 1984) and American Bar Associations. [With United States. Army, Counter Intelligence Corporation, 1954-1956].