Phi Beta Kappa; Omicron Delta Kappa. President, University of Alabama Student Body, 1964-1965. Member, Editorial Board, Alabama Law Review, 1965-1966. Author: "Planning a Lifetime Gift Program," Taxation for Lawyers, March/April, 1979; "Gifts in Trust," Taxation for Accountants, May, 1983. Lecturer in Law: Commercial Real Estate Transactions, 1982-1992 at Cumberland School of Law. Law Clerk to Judge Walter P. Gewin, United States Court of Appeals, 1967-1968. Member, Alabama Supreme Court Standing Committee on Appellate Practice, 1984-1992; "Outstanding Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate" by Best Lawyers (2011).
In the American College of Mortgage Attorneys; Listed in Best Lawyers of America; Selected as an Outstanding Real Estate Lawyer in Alabama by Chambers USA.