• Baylor University School of Law – Waco, Texas

  • Juris Doctor – November 1982 – Top 15% of Graduating Class

  • Associate Editor of Baylor Law Review, 1982

  • Texas Tech University, B.B.A., Accounting 1977 – with Honors Omicron Delta Kappa Beta Gamma Sigma

  • Licensed as Attorney and Counselor at Law by the Supreme Court of Texas and Member of the State Bar of Texas, 1983 to present

  • Licensed as a Certified Public Accountant by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy from July 1979 to the present.


  • United States Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

  • State Bar of Texas – 1983

  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants – 1979

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Texas

  • Martindale-Hubbell Rating: AV

  • Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation

  • Mahon Inn of Court – Emeritus

  • Tarrant County Bar Association

  • Fort Worth Business and Estate Planning Council

  • American Arbitration Association

  • American Health Lawyers Association (Former)

  • Texas’ Top Rated Lawyers