3027 Ridgelake Drive, Metairie, Louisiana 70002
Rice University, B.A., 1986
Law School Attended:
Tulane Law School, J.D., 1989
Year of First admission:
1990, Louisiana State Bar Association; 1990, U.S. District Courts, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana; 1993, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1993, U.S. Tax Court; 1995, U.S. Supreme Court; 2001, State Bar of Texas; 2009, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
New Orleans (Member, 1993—; Chair, Bankruptcy Committee, 2012 - 2014; Member and Secretary, 1993-1995, Environmental Law Committee; Member, Probate Committee, 1995-1998), Louisiana State, Federal and American Bar Associations; Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit.
Medical and Business Facilities, Ltd. v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, 60 F.3d 207 (5th Cir., 1995).; Phillips Petroleum Company v. Best Oil Field Services, Inc., 48 F.3d 913 (U.S.5th Cir., 1995); In Re Service Marine Industry, Inc. 2000 U.S. Dist. Lexis 8523; In re Vicknair, 315 B.R. 822 (Bankr. E.D. La 2004); L-3 Communications Westwood Corp. v. Robichaux, 2008 WL 577560 & 2007 WL 756525).
Hobbies & interests:
Fishing, History, Canoeing, Reading, Culinary Arts and Chess