Graduated from Boston University Law School in 1983.
Graduated from Harvard cum laude with an honors double major in economics and government in 1979.
Has practiced corporate law for several years. He claimed that his legal background helped him in his portrayal of "N. Paul Todd" in My Big Fat Obnoxious Boss (2004).
While a university student, he played semi-professional basketball in Europe. This proved useful in My Big Fat Obnoxious Boss (2004) when his character, "N. Paul Todd", was required to play a one-on-one game of basketball with one of the contestants. Needless to say, he trounced his opponent.