– Graduate of the College of the Holy Cross (B.A., 1983)
– Northeastern University School of Law (J.D., 1987)

– Admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (1987)
– United States District Court, District of Massachusetts (1987)

– Member of the Massachusetts and Boston Bar Associations
– Essex Bar Association (Probate & Family Court Conciliation Program)
– Massachusetts Family & Probate Inn of Court (Board Member)

– Listed as a “Super Lawyer” in the Boston Magazine,  New England Super Lawyer (2006 through 2017 editions)

– Member, Board of Trustees of Esperanza Academy, Lawrence, Massachusetts (2005-2013)