University of Arkansas, B.A., 1975
Law School Attended:
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, J.D., 1979
Year of First admission:
1979, Arkansas, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit, U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas and U.S. Supreme Court
Hobbies & interests:
Member, William R. Overton Inn of Court; American Board of Trial Advocates; International Association of Defense Counsel; Treasurer of the Arkansas Chapter of the Fellows of the American Bar Foundation; Former President of the Board of Trustees for the Arkansas School for the Blind and the Arkansas School for the Deaf; Former President of Board of Directors for the Center for Arkansas Legal Services; Former President of the Arkansas Bar Foundation; Former Chairman of the Arkansas State Board of Law Examiners; Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy, University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law, 1986-1999; Assistant United States Attorney handling civil and criminal cases, 1980-1985; Assistant Director, Attorney General's Advocacy Institute, Department of Justice, Washington, D.C., 1983-1984; Served as law clerk to Justice John A. Fogleman, Arkansas Supreme Court; 2009 Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition, Personal Injury Defense – Products Liability.