- Associate Skillman & Durrett, West Memphis, Arkansas, 1979-1982. Staff attorney Arkansas Power and Light Company, Little Rock, 1982-1984. Associate House, Wallace & Jewell, 1984-1985, partner, 1986-1989, Chisenhall, Nestrud & Julian, P.A., Little Rock, since 1989.
President Crittenden County Young Democrats, Arkansas, 1980—1982. Chairman board directors Northside Young Men’s Christian Association, 1992—1996. Member of American Bar Association, Arkansas Association Defense Counsel, Pulaski County Bar Association, International Association Defense Counsel, Arkansas Bar Association (president 2010-2011, Outstanding Lawyer-Citizen award 2000-2001), Major Sports Association, Pleasant Valley Country Club.