1978, Minnesota and U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota; 1987, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
Indiana University, J.D., cum laude, 1978
Law School Graduation Year
San Jose State University, B.A., with great distinction, 1975
Anoka County, Hennepin County (Co-Chair, Civil Litigation Section, 1992-1993), Cass County, Minnesota State and Federal Bar Associations; Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Phi Delta Phi. Note and Development Editor, 1977-1978, Indiana Law Review. Law Clerk to the Honorable Paul H. Buchanan, Jr., Indiana Court of Appeals, 1977-1978. Black Belt, American Karate. Member, Minnesota Ice Men Karate Team, 1999-2000. Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association. (Civil Trial Specialist certified by the Civil Litigation Section, Minnesota State Bar Association).
With U.S. Navy, 1965-1972; Minnesota Army National Guard, 1987-1990