Saint Edwards University and University of Oklahoma (B Bachelor of Arts, 1966). University of Oklahoma (Juris Doctor, 1971). Phi Alpha Delta.
With United States. Army Reserve and Oklahoma Air National Guard, 1968-1974. Working as a partner of CLARO & JOHNSTON. Admitted to the bar, 1971, Oklahoma and United States. District Court, Western and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma.
1972, United States.
Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit. 1977, United States. Supreme Court.
Oklahoma County (Member, Legislative Committee), Oklahoma (Member: Business Law.