University of Virginia (Bachelor of Science, 1967). University of Tulsa (Juris Doctor, 1974). Phi Delta Phi.
Working as a partner of BRUNE, PEZOLD, RICHEY & Lewis. Admitted to the bar, 1975, Oklahoma.
Raven Society; Order of the Curule Chair. Business Editor, Tulsa Law Journal, 1973-1974. Adjunct Associate Professor of Law, University of Tulsa School of Law, 1979.