Admitted: 1969, Pennsylvania, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania and U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
Law School: University of Pennsylvania, J.D.
Member: Lackawanna County and Pennsylvania Bar Associations; Pennsylvania Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.
Biography: Elected District Attorney of Lackawanna County, 1977-1989. Elected Attorney General, Pennsylvania, 1989 and 1992-1995. Former Member and Elected Chairman, Criminal Law Committee, National Association of Attorneys General. Former Member, Co-Founder and First Chair, Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division, American Bar Association. Principal Theorist and Legal Researcher, Challenging the Implementation of Pennsylvania's new Constitutional Amendments. Lobbyist, Prison and Criminal Justice Reform Groups, Pennsylvania. Member, Society of State Attorney Generals, Emeritus (S.A.G.E.). Solicitor, Clarks Summit Borough, 2002.
Born: Scranton, Pennsylvania, November 22, 1940
MilitaryService: Capt. U.S. Marine Corps., 1966-1969