-Federal habeas corpus
-White collar crime
-Michigan and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 1971
-U.S. District Court, Chicago, 2010
-District of Columbia, 1972
-U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit, 1985
-U.S. Supreme Court, 1989
-Yale University, J.D.
Associations and memberships
-State Bar of Michigan (Member, Criminal Section)
-State Bar of California
-American Bar Association (Member, Criminal Section)
-Member, Board of Editors, Yale Law Journal, 1969 - 1971. Law Clerk to Hon. Harold R. Tyler, Jr., Southern District of New York, 1971 - 1972. Assistant U.S. Attorney, Criminal Division, District of Columbia, 1972 - 1975. Named one of the Best Criminal Lawyers in Metro Detroit in dbusiness magazine, Detroit's Premier Business Magazine; AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for professionalism and ethics.