University of Alabama, B.A., 1964
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama, J.D., 1968
Year of First admission:
1968, Alabama; 1975, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh and Fifth Circuits; 1980, U.S. Supreme Court; 1982, U.S. Tax Court
Birmingham (President, Young Lawyers Section, 1977; Secretary-Treasurer, 1987; President-Elect, 1989; President, 1990) and American (Member, Litigation Section) Bar Associations; Alabama State Bar; Alabama Trial Lawyers Association; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Alabama Law Institute (Member, Committee on Rules of Evidence, 1988—); American Judicature Society (Member, Board of Directors, 1988-1990); American Board of Trial Advocates; Fellow, Alabama Law Foundation.
Birmingham, Alabama, March 11, 1942
Carrier Express v. Home Indemnity Co., 860 F. Supp. 1465 (N.D. Ala. 1994); American Standard Credit, Inc. v. National Cement Co., 643 F.2d 248 (5th Cir. 1981); Pierce v. Hand, Arendall, Bedsole, 678 So.2d 765 (Ala. 1996); American Family Care, Inc. v. Irwin, 571 So.2d 1053 (Ala. 1990); J.C. Jacobs Banking Co. v. Campbell, 406 So.2d 834 (Ala. 1981); Robinson v. Boohaker, Schillaci & Co., P.C., 767 So.2d 1092 (Ala. 2000); Aldridge v. DaimlerChrysler Corp., 809 S.2d 785 (Ala. 2001).