Phi Alpha Delta; Omicron Delta Kappa; Jasons; Beta Gamma Sigma; Order of the Coif. Member, Bench and Bar. Student Government President, University of Alabama, 1968-1969. Law Clerk to U.S. District Court, 1972-1973. Assistant District Attorney, 15th Judicial Circuit of Alabama, 1974-1976. Member: Alabama Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Alabama Rules of Evidence; Court Advisory Committee, United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama (1996-2008, Chairman twice). Trustee, The University of Alabama System (President Pro Tempore 2005-2008). Listed in the publication "The Best Lawyers in America" (Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Personal Injuries Litigation; and Family Law) and listed in "Super Lawyers".
American College of Trial Lawyers; International Society of Barristers; International Academy of Trial Lawyers; American Board of Trial Advocates; Alabama Law Foundation.