Born in Buffalo I received my law degree from SUNY/ Buffalo in 1986. I have been a practicing lawyer for over 35 years. I am admitted to practice law in New all state courts in New York. I am also admitted to practice in Federal District Court and United States Bankruptcy Court,
I represent clients in wills and estate matters, social security disability cases, family law and criminal cases.
I am a former juvenile prosecutor in the Erie County Attorneys Office,. I was also a former Erie County Department of Social Services Attorney handling child abuse and neglect, and support matters.
I also have a Masters Degree in History from the University of Minnesota.