Washington University (Bachelor of Arts. University of Oklahoma (Juris Doctor, 1971). Phi Delta Phi. Member and Secretary, 1985-1987 and Vice Chairman, 1987-1988, Board of Trustees, University Center at Tulsa.
Member, Zoning Board of Adjustment, City of Tulsa, 1978-1982.
Working as a partner of Robinson, Lewis, ORBISON, Smith & COYLE. Admitted to the bar, 1971, Oklahoma.
Tulsa County, Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. Litigation.