Dartmouth College (Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 1965). Vanderbilt University (Juris Doctor, 1968). Vice President and General Counsel, American General Life Insurance Company, Houston, Texas, 1976-1978.
Chairman, Oklahoma Public Defender System Board, since 1989.
Working as a partner of LOGAN, LOWRY, JOHNSTON, SWITZER, West & McGEADY. Admitted to the bar, 1968, Alabama and United States. District Court, Southern District of Alabama. 1970, Tennessee; 1976, Texas.
1979, United States. District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma. 1985, United States. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit.
1986, United States. District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma.
Craig County (President, 1989), Oklahoma and Tennessee Bar Associations. Alabama State Bar; State Bar of Texas. Appellate Practice and Procedure, Civil Practice and Procedure, Commercial Law and