Born 1942 in Malden, MA
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
Nominated by William J. Clinton on September 4, 1997, to a seat vacated by Alan Angus McDonald. Confirmed by the Senate on March 27, 1998, and received commission on April 8, 1998. Assumed senior status on June 7, 2012.
Boston State College (now University of Massachusetts Boston), B.S.Ed., 1965
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1970
Law clerk, Hon. Harold Petrie, Court of Appeals of the State of Washington, Division II, 1970-1971
Private practice, 1971-1998