B.A., 1972, The Ohio State University.
J.D., 1975, Capital University.
Masters of Strategic Studies, 2001, U.S. Army War College
Ohio, 1975. U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, 1976. Supreme Court of the U.S., 1979. U.S. Army Court of Military Review, 1994.
Broad-based commercial practice. Real estate development. Zoning, annexation, and administrative actions relating to land use. Transactional matters relating to business operations. Litigation.
Additional Professional Experience:
Private practice for 23 years in the Central Ohio area prior to joining the firm.
“Medical Operations and The Law of War,” Military Review Magazine, 1991.
“Perspectives of a Non-Party to the International Criminal Court Treaty”, Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol 17, Number 1, Winter, 2008
Boy Scouts of America, Assistant Scoutmaster (9 years). Dublin Soccer League, Inc., Board of Trustees member (12 years) and past president (1995-96). St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church of Dublin, Ohio, past vestry member (3 terms).
City of Dublin Coffman Park Task Force (2002-2003)
Brigadier General (Retired), 29+ years commissioned service in U.S. Army Reserve and U.S. Army.
Awards include: Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, and Meritorious Service Medal (with Oak Leaf Cluster).
Positions included Assistant Judge Advocate General for Military Law and Operations and Chief Judge (IMA) United States Army Court of Criminal Appeals
Former Commander of: 9th Legal Support Organization, Whitehall, Ohio; U.S Army Reserve Legal Command, Gaithersburg, Maryland; 90th Regional Readiness Command, Little Rock, Arkansas
Graduate of U.S. Army Military Judge Course, 1994; certified as Military Judge pursuant to the Uniform Code of Military Justice, 1994.