District Judge, United States District Court for the District of MarylandPhone: 410-962-0723
District Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, 1991 Present
Private Practice, Venable, Baetjer and Howard, Baltimore, Maryland, 1975-1991
Law Clerk, the Honorable Frank A. Kaufman (deceased), District Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, 1973 1974
University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
A.B., English Literature, magna cum laude, 1970
Gilman School, Baltimore, Maryland
Co-Editor, Appellate Practice Under the Maryland Rules, published in 1989, Maryland Institute for Continuing Professional Education of Lawyers, Inc.
Contributing Author, Chapter on Inducing Breach of Contract, Model Jury Instructions for Business Tort Litigation (Second Edition), published in 1988, Section of Litigation of the American Bar Association.
B.E. Legg and J.H. Lewin, Good Trial Judges, Litigation, The Journal of the ABA Section of Litigation, Vol. 9, No. 3 (Spring 1983).
Reliance Electric and 16(b) Litigation: A Return to the Objective Approach?, 58 Univ. of Va. Law Review 907 (1972).
Fourth Circuit Judicial Council, District of Maryland Representative (2003 2008)
Judicial Conference Committee on Court Administration and Case Management, Fourth Circuit Representative (2005 Present)
Judicial Conference Committee on Security and Facilities, Fourth Circuit Representative (1994 2000)
Maryland State Professionalism Commission, Designee (2004 2007)
Lawyers Round Table Law Club
Service on the boards of various civic organizations, including: The Central Maryland Chapter of the American National Red Cross, The Maryland Zoological Society, the National Aquarium in Baltimore, Gilman School (current), and Maryland Chapter of Trout Unlimited (current)