Southern Illinois University, B.S., 1979
Law School Attended:
John Marshall Law School, J.D., 1983
Year of First admission:
1983, U.S. Supreme Court; 1985, U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit; 1984, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico; 1983, New Mexico
Seventh Judicial District Bar Association (President, 1988—); State Bar of New Mexico (Member, Family Law Section); American Bar Association (Member, Section on Criminal Justice); National Italian-American Bar Association.
South Bend, Indiana, June 21, 1957
Talley v. Talley, 847 P2d. 323 (1993) New Mexico Court of Appeals (Child Support/Alimony); Johnston v. Sunwest Bank of Grant County, 863 P2d 1043 (1993), New Mexico Supreme Court (Joint Accounts Summary Judgment); Gracia v. Bittner, 900 P2d 351 (1995)(Landlord/Tenant Law); Manouchehri v. Heim, 941 P2d 978 (1997)(Uniform Commercial Code); Major v. Major, 952 P2d 37 (1997)(Child Support); Monette v. Tinsley, 975 P2d 361 (1999) (Arbitration); Pedersen v. Pedersen, 1 P.3d 974 (2000) (Child Support).