Member of The Florida Bar. Admitted to practice U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Courts of Appeal for 5th, 11th, D.C. & Federal Circuits; U.S. Tax Court; U.S. District Courts Middle & Southern Districts of Florida. Certified Circuit Court Mediator (Florida Supreme Court) and Certified Mediator (Middle District of Florida). Admitted pro hac vice in various state and federal jurisdictions, including, courts in Washington D.C., Georgia, Wisconsin, Minnesota, California & Texas. Member St. Petersburg Bar Association (various committees & chairmanships).
Co-Author: "Failed Financial Institutions: The Plight of Professionals Defending Regulators' Claims," The Florida Bar Journal, Vol. LXVI, February 2, 1992 (Finalist, Barbara Sanders Memorial Award for Legal Writing). Member, Board of Trustees, 1979-1984 and Secretary, 1980-1981, Congregation Beth Chai. Member, Board of Directors, 1984-1990, Vice-President, 1988-1989, President, 1989-1990, Pinellas County Jewish Day School. Member, Board of Directors, 1989-2013; Vice President, 1990-1991, President, 1991-1993, Jewish Federation of Pinellas County. Member, Board of Trustees, 1994-2004, Secretary, 1998-2002, Menorah Manor Foundation, Inc. Member, Board of Trustees, 1996-2013, Secretary, 1999-2001, Treasurer, 2002-2004, Vice Chair, 2003-2007, Chair 2007-2009 Menorah Manor Nursing Home. President Cardozo Society 1996-1998. Member, Board of Trustees, Congregation B'nai Israel, 2005. Yitzhak Rabin Memorial Award for Educator of Excellence 2011.