J.D. Columbia University School of Law, 1980(with honors); B.A., Psychology, SUNY Binghamton(Harpur College), 1976(Phi Beta Kappa, Distinguished Honors in Psychology).
Production Counsel for Independent Motion Picture,1997-1988; Independent Film Producer/Business Consultant, 1990-1995; Vice-President of Business Affairs, General Counsel, Concorde-New Horizons Picture Corp., 1987-1990; Assistant Professor of Business Law, Univ. of Michign School of Business Administration, 1983-1986; Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hays & Hander, 1980-1983.
Member of the following panels of mediators:AAA, EDNY;NY Supreme Court,Commercial Division; US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, FINRA; CPR Panel of Distinguished Neutrals.