Bachelor of Science, LaSalle College, 1945; Doctor of Medicine Hahnemann Medical College, 1949; Juris Doctor, University of Southern California, 1962.
Intern, Los Angeles County/Harbor General Hospital, 1949-1950;
resident in general surgery, Los Angeles County/Harbor General Hospital, 1950-1954;
private practice general surgery,, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, 1954-1962;
member firm, senior attorney, Samuel Shore, Inc., Los Angeles, since 1962. Lecturer advocacy University of California at Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Pepperdine U. Professor San Fernando College Law.
Consultant in law, medicine and medical malpractice litigation.
Served with United States Army, 1942-1944. Fellow Roscoe Pound-American Trial Lawyers Foundation, American Board Professional Liability Attorneys (diplomate, president 1982), American College Abdominal Surgeons, American Board Trial Advocates, American College Legal Medicine, American Academy Forensic Sciences. Member Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Association (director) 1968-1977, president 1977, Ted Horn memorial award 1979), California Trial Lawyers Association (director) 1973-1983, 85, Executive Committee 1978-1979, 85-87, vice president 1985-1988), National Board Trial Advocacy (trustee), Association Trial Lawyers of America (California delegate 1985-1990), American Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association.
Children: Dale Martin, Cheryl Ann, Andrea Joy.