Listed in Best Lawyers in America, 1993-. Recipient, First Annual Norbert Ehrenfreund "Norby" Award, 1987 for service to the Family Law Bench and Bar. Co-Editor, Certified Family Law Specialists' Marital Settlement Agreement, San Diego County Bar Association, 1986-.
International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Secretary, 1989-1990, Treasurer, 1990-1992, Vice President-Programs, 1992-1994 and President, 1995-1996, Southern California Chapter; National Board of Governors, 1998-2000).
(Certified Specialist, Family Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization)