Born 1936 in Pocatello, ID
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Oregon
Nominated by William J. Clinton on October 8, 1997, to a seat vacated by Helen J. Frye. Confirmed by the Senate on April 27, 1998, and received commission on April 30, 1998. Assumed senior status on January 30, 2009.
University of Utah
Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College, LL.B., 1963
Deputy district attorney, Multnomah County, Oregon, 1963-1966
Private practice, Portland, Oregon, 1966-1998