1 child, Christine Michele. Bachelor, Ripon College, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University of Virginia, 1975.
Juris Doctor, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1979.
Worked at Collier, Shannon, Rill & Scott, Professional Limited Liability Company (Washington, District of Columbia) specializing in Antitrust, Trade Regulation. Admitted to the bar, 1979, Illinois and United States. District Court, Northern District of Illinois.
1988, United States.
Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit and United States. Supreme Court; 1992, District of Columbia. Society of Wig and Robe.
Company-Author: "Consumer Protection Under the Reagan Administration," Regulation and the Reagan Era, R. Meiners and Bruce Yandle, eds (1989).
Illinois Antitrust and Trade Regulation Law," I.I.C.L.E. (1985). "The Federal Trade Commission and Section 8 of the Clayton Acting," 53 Antitrust Law Journal 1077 (1985).
"The Relevant Product Market After Brown Shoe: A Legal and Economic Analysis," 12 Loyola University Law Journal 321 (1981). Director, Chicago Regional Office, Federal Trade Commission (1983-1986).
Director, Bureau of Consumer Protection, Federal Trade Commission (1986-1990).
Member: Illinois State (Antitrust Section) and American (Member, Antitrust Section) Bar Associations.
Member of American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association (member antitrust council since 1983).
Married Michele Benoit, May 5, 1956. 1 child, Christine Michele.