Member, Cumberland Law Review. Member, ABA National Trial Advocacy Team, 1989-1990. Winner, Herbert W. Peterson Senior Trial Advocacy Competition, 1989. Cordell Hull Teaching Fellow. Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable Sharon Lovelace Blackburn, United States District Judge, Northern District of Alabama. Author: "The Office of Federal Procurement Policy Act Amendments of 1988: A New Ethical Standard in Government Contracting?" 20 Cumb. L. Rev. 421 (1990), reprinted in 21-90, Government Contracts Service, F-1 (1990). Co-Author: "The Battle Against Substance Abuse in the Workplace: A Survey of Current Regulatory Issues," 11 Miss. C. L. Rev. 201 (1991); "Civil Procedure Update: A Survey of Recent Case Law Interpreting the Rules," The Alabama Lawyer, Vol. 58, No. 2 (March 1997). Listed in the Birmingham Business Journal, "Best of the Birmingham Bar" for Insurance Law. Member, International Association of Defense Counsel. Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, Amicus Curiae Committee. Member, Defense Research Institute. Member, American Inns of Court. Attorneys Insurance Mutual, Director. The Literacy Council, Board of Directors. Listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Commercial Litigation.