1967, Florida and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 1972, U.S. Supreme Court; 1979, District of Columbia , U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits; 1998, U.S. Court of Appeals
University of Miami, J.D., cum laude, 1967; Yale University, LL.M., 1968
Law School Graduation Year
Bucknell University, B.S., 1962; Long Island University, M.S., 1967
Dade County (Chairman, Legal Ethics Committee, 1974), Federal and American Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Board of Governors, 1983-1990; Chairman, Committee on Consumer Protection Laws, 1974; Special Counsel, 1973-1974, 1985-1986; Member: Special Task Force, 1979—; Long Range Planning Retreat, 1983; Antitrust Committee, Corporation, Banking and Business Law Section, 1976—); The District of Columbia Bar; International Society of Barristers (Director)
Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Kappa Phi; Society of Wig and Robe; Phi Delta Phi. Member, Iron Arrow. Editor-in-Chief, University of Miami Law Review, 1966-1967. Law Clerk to the Honorable Ted Cabot and the Honorable Joe Eaton, Judges, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 1967. Author: Substantive Due Process in Florida, 21 University of Miami Law Review 99, 1966; Consumer Rights in the 1980's - A Challenge For The Florida Bar, The Florida Bar Journal, January 1980; Is There a 'Prayer' for Private Injunctive Relief After Religious Technology Center v. Wollersheim, Civil RICO Report, September 1986; Facing the Tide of Change, The Florida Bar Journal, February 2000. Lecturer, Law and Member, Adjunct Faculty, University of Miami Law School, 1969—. Member: Attorney General's Antitrust Revision Committee, 1979-1980; Consumer Council, 1974-1981; Advisory Board, Civil RICO Report, 1986—. Trustee, Eleventh Circuit Historical Society, 1985-1988. Member and Vice Chair, Judicial Qualifications Commission, 1995-2000. Fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers; American Board of Trial Advocates.