Harvard University (Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 1973. Master of Arts, 1976); University of Oklahoma (Juris Doctor, 1983). Order of the Barristers.
Order of the Coif.
Captain, Jessup International Law Moot Court Team, 1981-1982. Recipient, Albert C. Hunt Practice Court Award, 1982-1983. Note Editor, Oklahoma Law Review, 1982-1983.
Working as a partner of EDWARDS, SONDERS & PROPESTER. Admitted to the bar, 1983, Oklahoma and United States. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma. 1984, United States. District Court, Eastern and Northern Districts of Oklahoma.
1986, United States.
Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit.
American Bar Association (Member: Section of Litigation, Commercial.