Education at Simon Fraser University; University of British Columbia Law School. Called to the Bar of British Columbia, September, 1982. Appointed Queen's Counsel in 1994. Practised at Doust & Smith, appellate counsel for the Ministry of the Attorney General, partner in firm of Peck, Tammen, Bennett; Deputy Director Criminal Appeals and Special Prosecutions, Ministry of the Attorney General. Executive and Chair of the Canadian Bar Association National Criminal Justice Section. Served with the Canadian Armed Forces Reserves, 6th Field Engineer Squadron. Appointed judge of the British Columbia Supreme Court, August 28, 1997. Appointed judge of the Court Martial Appeal Court of Canada, June 23, 1999. Address: Court Martial Appeal Court of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H9.