Michael G. Burk, born Big Spring, Texas; admitted to bar, 1983, Texas; also admitted to practice before U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas. Preparatory education, University of Texas (B.A. with honors, 1973; M.A., 1976); Harvard University (M.A., 1979); legal education, University of Texas (J.D., 1982). Law Clerk to Hon. James R. Nowlin, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas, 1982-83. Member: Travis County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America..