B.S., LL.B., New York University
Joined the faculty in 1977. Practiced civil and criminal law, served New York State as commissioner of correctional services, deputy state administrator of the New York court system, director of probation, director of Office of Crime Control Planning, and assistant district attorney for New York County. Authors annual commentaries on criminal procedure (McKinney's Consol. Laws). Member, American Law Institute and the Advisory Committee on Criminal Law and Procedure for the New York State Judicial Conference. Criminal justice consultant to state and national committees. He retired in 2010.