Bachelor of Science, U. Alabama, 1971; Juris Doctor, U. Alabama, 1974.
Association, McDermott, Slepian, Kittrell & Fleming, Mobile, Alabama, 1974-1977; partner, McDermott, Slepian, Windom & Reed, Mobile, Alabama, 1974-1986; partner, Sirote & Permutt, Professional Corporation, since 1984; member, Alabama State Senate, since 1989. Lecturer in field, since 1985.
President Greater Gulf State Fair, Mobile, 1981, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Mobile, 1981. Captain United States Air Force Reserve, 1971-1982. Member Alabama State Bar Association, Mobile Bar Association, American Bankruptcy Institute, Commercial Law League, Junior Chamber of Commerce, Shriners, Masons, Phi Delta Phi.
Children: Robert Stephen, Thomas Patrick.