University of New Mexico (Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, 1964. Master of Arts, 1967). University of Oklahoma (Juris Doctor, 1973).
Ford Foundation M 3 Scholar.
Worked at Pierce Couch Hendrickson Baysinger & Green, Limited liability partnership (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) specializing in General Civil Practice. Insurance, Surety, Corporation and Aviation Law. Trial of Cases in all Courts in Oklahoma.
Admitted to the bar, 1974, Oklahoma.
United States. Supreme Court. United States. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit.
United States. District Court, Western, Northern and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma.
Ford Foundation M3 Scholar. Adjunct Professor, Federal Courts, Oklahoma City University College of Law, 1984 and 1986.
Adjunct Professor, Federal Courts, Oklahoma University College of Law, 1993. Member: Oklahoma County, Oklahoma and American Bar Associations.
Oklahoma Association of Defense Counsel (Member, Board of Directors, 1997).
The firm was founded in 1923 in by Clayton B. Pierce and has always been recognized for its strong commitment to client service and expertise in the areas of insurance defense and trial practice. Its staff of over 30 lawyers practicing in offices in Oklahoma City and Tulsa represent prominent local, regional and national clients before almost every state court, all three federal district courts within Oklahoma, the Workers Compensation Court, the United States. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States.
Member: Oklahoma County, Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. Oklahoma Association of Defense Counsel (Member, Board of Directors, 1997).