Partner Bracewell & Patterson, Houston, 1974-1990. Attorney Bank One, Texas, N.A., 1990-1998. Partner/counsel Shannon, Gracey, Ratliff & Miller, LLP, Fort Worth, since 1999.
Member council real property, probate and trust law section, State Bar of Texas, 1987-1990. Member administrative council trust division Texas Bankers Association, 1992-1995, chairman legislation committee, 1992-1995.