1990, Pennsylvania, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania and U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; All trial and appellant state courts in Pennsylvania


Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University, J.D. 1990/University of Scranton, Cum Laude, 1987


Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations; Pennsylvania Association for Justice (formerly Northeastern Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association)


Former Assistant City Solicitor of the City of Scranton;Member, City of Scranton; Member, City of Scranton Board of Ethics (2001- 2002);  Member, Special Jesuit Liberal Arts Program (1983-1987);
BV® Distinguished™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, denoting the high to very high level of legal expertise and the highest ethical standards as determined by the bar and the judiciary;
Member of The Law Firm of Cognetti & Cimini. (1990 to 2012)