Phi Delta Phi. Recipient, Wynne, Jaffe & Tinsley Moot Court Award, 1968. Member, Board of Directors, Dallas Association for Retarded Citizens, 1971-1974. Member, Board of Urban Rehabilitation and Standards Commission, City of Dallas, 1973-1975. Member, Greater Dallas Community Relations Commission, 1973-1975. Member, Board of Dallas Historic Preservation League, 1980-1984. Founding President, Friends of Jefferson Carnegie Library, Jefferson, Texas, 1993. Chairman, Centennial Renovation Committee of the Jefferson Carnegie Library, 2006-2008. North East Texas Library System Volunteer of the Year, 2008. Founder and Chairman, Jefferson Salutes America, 1993-2009. Visiting Professor of Law at University of Marie Curie-Sklodowskiej, Lublin, Poland, 2004-2009.