Denomination: Roman Catholic
- Attorney Keaty Patent Firm, New Orleans. Instructor Tulane U, guest lecturer at Academy of Sacred Heart Economics 1969-1972, member Moot Court. lecturer Intellectual Property at Loyola University 1979-1980, Project Business Newman School New Orleans Louisiana 1981.
- Bar: Louisiana 1972, Texas 1986, United States District Court (eastern district) Louisiana 1972, United States District Court (western district) Louisiana 1975, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1980, United States District Court (western district) Texas 1983, United States District Court (middle district) Louisiana 1984, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1975, United States District Court (Federal circuit) 1984, United States Court Customs and Patent Appeals 1975.
Member American Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association (recording secretary New Orleans chapter 1986), Federal Bar Association New Orleans (board directors since 1983), Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, American Patent Law Society, San Francisco Patent Law Society, Louisiana Engineering Society, American Society Chemical Engineers, State Trademarks and Unfair Business Practices, member legislation liason Louisiana Secretary State regarding Trademark System Louisiana 1982-1984.