1995-Present: Legislative History Research;  Contract Brief and Trial Memo Preparation.

1985-1995: Private Practice, emphasis on Constitutional Law – trials and appeals;  Indigent Defense;  Post-Conviction – trials and appeals;  Legislative History Research;  Law Clerk.

1983-1985: Legislative History and Legal Research;  Legislative Freelance Reporter.

1981: President – Capitol Press Corps.

1976-1977: Editor, Oregon Daily Emerald, University of Oregon.

1975: Legislative Correspondent, Oregon Daily Emerald.
I earned degrees in Journalism, Political Science, and Law from the University of Oregon, spent fifteen (15) years as a legislative reporter, and, ten (10) years as an attorney.