University of Tennessee at Knoxville, B.S., with honors, 1977
Law School Attended:
Memphis State University, J.D., 1981
Year of First admission:
1981, Tennessee; 1982, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee; 1989, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
Knoxville, Tennessee (Member, Board of Law Examiners District 2 Investigating Committee and Member, Tennessee Board of Judicial Conduct) and American Bar Associations; Defense Research Institute; Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association; The American Inns of Court (Emeritus Member); International Association of Defense Counsel.