Bachelor in Political Science, Oklahoma State University, 1965. Juris Doctor, Howard University, 1971.
Bar: District of Columbia 1971, New York 1973. Association firm Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett, New York City, 1971-1974. From assistant professor to associate professor Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas, 1974-1978, associate dean, 1976-1978, dean, professor, 1979-1988, distinguished professor of law, 1988.
Deputy director Association American Law Schools, Washington, 1988-1990, executive director, 1992.
Visiting scholar Brooklyn Law School, 1985-1986. Visiting professor law West. South. Richardson School Law U. Hawaii Manao, 1990-1991.
Literature consultant, expert witness University of Wisconsin, 1992. Expert witness Whittier College School Law.
Consultant accreditation Studies.
School Law U. Bridgeport, 1992.
Board directors Kansas Civil Liberties Union.