Biscayne College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1973
Law School Attended:
South Texas College of Law, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
1981, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1985, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1989, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1987, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 2008, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; 1981, Florida; 1988, U.S. Supreme Court
Marion County and American (Vice-Chairman, Aviation and Space Law Committee, Section on Tort and Insurance Practice, 1986; Member, Governing Committee, Forum on Air and Space Law, 1990-1993) Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Member: Juvenile Court Rules Committee, 1982-1984; Grievance Committee, Eleventh Judicial Circuit "C", 1991-1994; Aviation Law Committee, 1981—; Vice-Chairman, 1988; Chairman, 1989-1990; Co-Chairman, 1990-1991; Chairman, 2000-2001; Board of Legal Specialization and Education Committee on Aviation Certification, 1995-2002, 2008—; Judicial Nominating Procedures Committee, 2006-2008); Trial Lawyers Section; Alternate Dispute Resolution Section; Defense Research Institute; Aviation Insurance Association; D.R. Smith Inns of Court (Master of the Bench); Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association; Florida Academy of Professional Mediators.
New York, N.Y., July 11, 1951