Bachelor, David Lipscomb University, 1962. Master of Arts, Peabody College, 1967. Juris Doctor, Nashville School of Law, 1974.
Leader Fritz's German Band, Nashville, 1972-1997. Private practice law office, since 1975. Judicial commissioner Metropolitan Nashville/Davidson County, Tennessee, since 1999.
Adjunct professor Volunteer State Community College, Gallatin, Tennessee, 1979-1993, since 2001, Nashville State Technology Institute, 1984-1989. Band leader Strohaus, 1982 World's Fair, Knoxville, 1982. Appears on Metro Night Court, Channel 50, Nashville.
Accordionist Charlie Rich's Bi-Centennial Album, 1976, film soundtrack Sweet Dreams, 1983. Member Nashville Association Musicians, Alliance Francaise (treasurer 1985-1986), Nashville Bar Association, Tennessee Association of Spanish Spkg. Attorneys, Phi Delta Kappa (treasurer 1967-1968).
Married Carolyn Ruth Hicks, August 7, 1960. 1 child, Debora Lynne Burkett Nutt.