University of Oklahoma (Bachelor of Arts, 1974. Juris Doctor, 1977).
Worked at Johnson & Nimmo (Ada, Oklahoma) specializing in Corporate Law, Real Property Law, Family Law, Business Law. Admitted to the bar, 1977, Oklahoma. Member: Pontotoc County (President, 1979-1980) and Oklahoma (President, National Council of Community Mental Health Centers, 1991-1993) Bar Associations.
Pontotoc County (President, 1979-1980), Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
Corporate, Real Property, Commercial.