University of Alabama, B.S., 1961
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama, LL.B., 1967
Year of First admission:
1967, Alabama and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama; 1974, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama; 1978, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1990, U.S. Supreme Court; 1996, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama
Tuscaloosa County and American Bar Associations; Alabama State Bar (Member, Board of Commissioners, Place No. 2, Tuscaloosa County, 1987-1994; Vice-President, 1991-1992; President-Elect, 1994-1995; President, 1995-1996); International Association of Defense Counsel; Alabama Trial Lawyers Association; Tuscaloosa County Trial Lawyers Association; American Trial Lawyers Association; Alabama Defense Lawyers Association.
Lt., U.S. Navy, 1961-1964
Birmingham, Alabama, July 7, 1939