(NOTE: This is a selective biography, written in Sept 2009)
Date of Birth: 11/08/1939, Blurrton, Ohio
Spouse: Cynthia, Children: Victory, Christopher
Education: BS, 1961 from Willamette University; Law Degree from Willamette, 1963. Admitted to California Bar in 1964.
Work: Deputy City Attorney, City of San Diego 1963-65; founding partner in Ault, Midlam & Reynolds (1979), later Ault, Midlam & Deuprey, until 1988. From 1995 to present: mediator/arbitrator
Bench: appointed to San Diego Superior Court on Feb. 8, 1988, supervising judge for North County 1989-92; retired from bench in 1995.
Bar/other: President of SDCBA 1977-78; on California State Bar Board of Governors 1979-82. Lawyer member to Judicial Council for State of California 1982-86. Founding Director of the Louis M. Welsh Inn of Court and William A. Enright Inn of Court (both American Inns of Court chapters). MCLE Lecturer, author and instructor (Western State and USD).