Student, Cornell Univercity, 1949-1950; Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 1958; postgraduate, University of California, Berkeley, 1963-1964; Juris Doctor, U. Tulsa, 1971.
Worked at Head, Johnson & Kachigian (Tulsa, Oklahoma) specializing in Domestic and International Patent, Trademark, Copyright and Intellectual Property Law. Admitted to the bar, 1971, Oklahoma. Adjunct Professor, University of Tulsa, 1982-1984.
University of Paralegal Program, 1992.
Member: Tulsa County (Chairman, Corporate Law Section), Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. Head, Johnson & Kachigian is a tradition in the ever changing Intellectual Property field
Since 1958 the firm has experienced continued growth and serves a broad spectrum of clients ranging from individual inventors to Fortune 500 corporations. Head, Johnson & Kachigian has extensive worldwide experience in patent, trademark, copyright and related matters, including Federal and State Court litigation and proceedings before the United States.
Patent and Trademark Office.
Board of directors Tulsa Ballet Theatre, 1989-1992. Sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1952-1955. Lieutenant commander Judge Advocate General, United States Naval Reserve, 1972-1986.
Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Oklahoma Bar Association, Tulsa County Bar Association (Corporate Counsel, secretary, chairman 1987-1988), Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi. M C.
Married Janice M. Bergman, July 3, 1964 (divorced December 1980). Children: Tanya M., Alex. Married Jane R. Wilderman, May 18, 1984 (divorced September 1987).
1 child, Adrianne S.