The Ohio State University (Bachelor of Science, 1968). University of Toledo (Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1974). New York University (Master of Laws in Taxation, 1975).
Worked at Cooper, Walinski & Cramer A Legal Professional Association (Toledo, Ohio. Also Portuguese Clinton) specializing in Bankruptcy Law, Commercial Law, Federal Income, Estate and Gift Taxation Law, Probate Law. Admitted to the bar, 1974, Ohio.
1975, United States.
District Court, Northern District of Ohio. Editor, University of Toledo Law Review, 1973-1974. Military: Captain, United States Army Reserve (Also at Portuguese Clinton, Ohio Office).
Member: American Bar Association.