I have been engaged in the general practice of law since 1978, with significant emphasis in the following areas: Residential and Commercial Real Estate; Real Estate Title Insurance; Commercial Law and Litigation; Uniform Commercial Code; Municipal Law; Zoning, Planning and Land Use and Litigation; Civil Litigation; Civil Rights; Trusts and Estates; and Wills.
I was the Solicitor for the Township of Bethlehem and the Bethlehem Township Planning Commission from 1990-2009 in charge of all their legal affairs. I was a member of the Bethlehem Township Planning Commission from 1989-1990.
I am active in local politics, was the Chairman of the Northampton County Democratic Committee from 1994-1998, and a member of the Northampton County Democratic Executive Committee from 1998-2002. In 1972 I was elected in the 18th Senatorial District of Pennsylvania to attend the Democratic National Convention.
My hobbies include rock climbing, hiking, and camping.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|George F. Baker Scholar||Lafayette College Board of Trustees on behalf of the George F. Baker Trust, New York||1975|
|National Good Citizenship Award||National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution||1975|
|General Counsel||Bethlehem Township||1990 - 2009|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Northampton County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|University of Pittsburgh School of Law||Law||Juris Doctor (J.D.)||1978|
|Lafayette College||Government and Law||A.B||1975|