Hudson Valley Community College (Associate of Arts, 1968). State University of New York at Albany. Albany Law School of Union University (Juris Doctor, cum laude.
Member, Justinian Society. Recipient, Awards for Commercial Law and Estate Planning. Managing Editor, Albany Law Review, 1971-1972.
Clerk, New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division, 1972-1973. Legal Assistant, Harvey and Harvey, 1970-1972.