Current Practice

  • Massachusetts Family Law Attorney, sole practitioner since 1990, now specializing as a Parent Coordinator and as a Case Evaluator.

Prior Employment

  • Executive Director, Center for Law and Education, Cambridge, MA (1984-1990)
  • Regional Director (New England) of Legal Services Corporation (1970-1984)
  • Chief Attorney, Community Legal Assistance Office, a federally funded program of Harvard Law School (1967-1970)


  • Columbia Law School, New York City, New York (LL.B., 1966)
  • Harvard College, Cambridge, MA (B.A., 1963)

Honors and Awards

  • Magna cum Laude, Harvard College
  • Reginald Heber Smith Community Lawyer Fellowship
  • Several Awards for Distinguished Legal Services to low-income individuals (1970-1984)

Civic Activities

  • Lexington School Committee (1983-1989), Chairman 2 years
  • Lexington Town Meeting Member (1983-1995)
  • Lexington Bylaws Committee, Chairman (1981-1982)
  • Cambridge Rent Control Board (1972-1973)
  • Hearing Officer, Board of Bar Overseers (2003-2009)