- Medical Malpractice Defense
- Corporate & Business
- Estate Planning & Probate
Washington & Lee University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1976
Stanford University, J.D., 1979
1980, Louisiana, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Eleventh and Federal Circuits, U.S. Court of Federal Claims and U.S. District Court, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana; 1988, U.S. Supreme Court
Shreveport (Secretary-Treasurer, 1985; President, Young Lawyers Section, 1990), Louisiana State (Member, House of Delegates, 1984-1990) and American Bar Associations; American Law Institute; The Best Lawyers in America (Personal Injury Litigation, Medical Malpractice Defense); Harry V. Booth and Judge Henry A. Politz American Inn of Court (Barrister, Master); LSU Health Science Foundation (Member, Board of Directors; Executive Committee, 2008—); Supreme Court of Louisiana Historical Society (Member, Board of Directors).
Shreveport, Louisiana, April 15, 1954
Phi Beta Kappa; Omicron Delta Kappa. Senior Article Editor, Stanford Law Review, 1978-1979. Author: "After All, 'Tomorrow is Another Day': Should Subsequent Events Influence the Validity of Bargaining Orders?" 31 Stanford L. Rev. 505, 1979. Law Clerk: Hon. John Minor Wisdom, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1979-1980. Member: Metropolitan Shreveport Zoning Board of Appeals, 1986-1987; Metropolitan Planning Commission, 1987-1993 (Secretary, 1988; Vice Chair, 1989; Chair, 1990), Estate Planning Council of Shreveport. Chair, Shreveport U.S. Bicentennials Commission, 1986-1992. Member, Governor's Commission on Medical Malpractice. Member, LSU Medical Center Institutional Review Board. Member, Medical/Legal Interprofessional Committee.
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