• Civil Rights Veteran
  • Leader in the law with over fifty years experience in government, corporate and private practice.
  • Keynote speaker on subjects relating to civil rights, the rule of law and the administration of Justice.
  • Author of numerous articles on civil rights, justice and legal reform.
  • Member Virginia Environmental Board (appointed by two Governors) .
  • Scholar in residence at Washington & Lee University School of Law (1999).
  • Member of Panel of Lawyers from France, Africa, and the United States at a conference on international civil rights law in Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), West Africa (1999). 
  • Senior attorney, AT&T.
  • Established AT&T distributors in Australia, Italy, Mexico, and other countries (1988-1989). 
  • Assistant United States Attorney Southern District of New York
  • Executive Director, New York Interracial Counsel for Business Opportunity (1970).
  • Volunteer attorney, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Mississippi Project, Jackson, Mississippi (1967).