Harvard College, AB 1968; Columbia Law School, JD 1971.
1971-2: Law Clerk, Hon. Paul R. Hayes, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 1972-74: Kramer, Levin, Naftalis & Frankel, Associate; 1974-88: Assistant US Attorney, Civil Division, US Attorney for the SDNY; 1988-2003: Chief of Litigation for Kidder, Peabody & Co.; 2003-present: self-employed.
Has conducted over 30 mediations, mostly for U.S. District Court, S.D.N.Y. Has participated in at least 12 mediations as a party representative in cases before NASD and various courts.