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Concentrating on employee benefits for over 40 years. His practice covers deferred compensation, stock option, and fringe benefit programs, as well as pension, 401(k), employer stock, and welfare plans. Counsel to The ERISA Industry Committee and Fiduciary Counselors Inc.


Senior member, and the former head, of the Employee Benefits Group at Covington & Burling LLP.


"Prudent Investing," "ERISA Rights and Responsibilities," and “The Fiduciary Exception,” Tax Management Compensation Planning Journal (2010 and 2012).


Harvard Law School, JD, 1969; Harvard Law Review. Amherst College, AB, 1966, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa.