Born: Jan. 18, 1952, Coral Gables, Fla.

Federal Judicial Service: Appointed U.S. Magistrate Judge on June 18, 2010

Education: New York Univ., B.A., 1978; Seton Hall Univ. School of Law, 1981

Professional Career: senior associate, Wolff & Samson, West Orange, commercial litigation, employment law, real estate, 2006-2010; staff attorney, Catholic Charities; partner, Clemente, Dickson & Mueller, Morristown; Whipple Ross & Hirsch, Newark; Stryker Tams & Dill, Newark

Race or Ethnicity: White