Oklahoma University (Bachelor of Arts, 1962). Tulsa University (Juris Doctor, 1966). Phi Alpha Delta (Vice Justice, 1965-1966).
Assistant Attorney General, Oklahoma, 1970-1971.
Lieutenant Commander, Judge Advocate General"s Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1966-1970. Working as a partner of HERROLD & HERROLD, Incorporated. Admitted to the bar, 1966, Oklahoma. 1967, United States. District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma.
1971, United States.
District Court, Western District of Oklahoma. 1972, United States. District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma. 1975, United States. Tax Court.
1978, United States.
Court of Appeals, Tenth and Eleventh Circuits. 1989, United States. Supreme Court.
Tulsa County (Member: Fee Arbitration Committee, 1980-1981. Judicial Nominating Committee, 1983-1984. Chairman, Court Operations Committee, 19831984.
Member, Executive Committee, since 1983.
Chairman, Ethics Committee, 1984-1985. Chairman, Nominations and Awards Committee, 19851986.
Member, Professional Responsibility Committee, 1989-1990), Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association.
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
American Judicature Society. [Lieutenant Commander, Judge Advocate General"s Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1966-1970].