University of Oklahoma (Bachelor of Arts, with special distinction, 1977. Juris Doctor, 1980). Phi Beta Kappa. Phi Delta Phi.
Working as a partner of MURRAH & Davis. Admitted to the bar, 1980, Oklahoma and United States. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma. 1990, United States. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit.
Oklahoma County, Oklahoma (Member, Mineral Law Section) and American (Member, Natural Resources Law Section) Bar Associations. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Oklahoma City Mineral Lawyers Society.