Born in Youngstown, Ohio. Raised in Campbell, Ohio. Son of a union industrial painter.
Married with two children.
Six time Boston Marathon participant.
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- Personal Injury
- University of Akron School of Law
- J.D. (1995) | Law
- Honors: Deans list
- Youngstown State University
- B.A. (1990) | Economics
- Honors: Deans list.
- Ohio State Bar  # 65472