MIT, 1956-58; University of Chicago, 1958-60, BA 1961; University of Chicago (Graduate Political Science, Woodrow Wilson Fellow), 1960-1; University of Chicago Law School, 1961-4, JD 1964; University of Chicago Law School (Ford FOundation Fellow in Intern
Associate, Cravath, Swaine & Moore, 1965-71; Associate, Brown, Wood, Fuller, Caldwell & Ivey, 1971-3; Partner, Sidley, Austin, Brown & Wood LLP (and predecessors) 1974-2002; Senior Counsel, Sidley, Austin, Brown & Wood LLP, 2003-. Securities law, partnership law, leasing, secured finance, corporate finance, corporations; contract interpretation, opinion practice, Islamic finance, business counseling.
Service as mediator for SDNY (including on 1983 panel), EDNY (including on Super Storm Sandy panel), and Commercial Division of NY Supreme Court.
Devotes considerable time to opinion practice; some expertise in Islamic Finance.