Phi Beta Kappa. Comments Editor, Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, 1978-1979. Law Clerk, Honorable Robert S. Vance, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1979-1980. Author, Environmental and Toxic Tort Trials, Lexis-Michie. Co-Author: Louisiana Supreme Court, Committee on Complex Litigation Bench Book for Trial Judges. Adjunct Professor, Tulane Law School, 1990+, Toxic Torts and Environmental Law. Visiting Professor, Duke Law School, 2000, Business Torts. Visiting Professor, University of Texas, 2001, Toxic Torts. Visiting Lecturer, Yale Law School, 2002, Complex Litigation. Visiting Professor, Duke Law School, 2004, Complex Litigation and Strategy. Past President, Louisiana Association of Justice. Past Board Member, Louisiana Supreme Court Historical Society. Editorial Board, BNA Class Action Reporter. Editorial Board, BNA Toxic Tort Reporter; BNA Class Action Reporter. Advisory Board, Sedona Conference. Board of Directors, Ogden Museum of Southern Art
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