Phi Delta Phi. Recipient, Wynne, Jaffe & Tinsley Moot Court Award, 1968. Member, Board of Directors, Dallas Association for Retarded Citizens, 1971-1974. Member, Board of Urban Rehabilitation and Standards Commission, City of Dallas, 1973-1975. Member, Greater Dallas Community Relations Commission, 1973-1975. Member, Board of Dallas Historic Preservation League, 1980-1984. Founding President, Friends of Jefferson Carnegie Library, Jefferson, Texas, 1993. Chairman, Centennial Renovation Committee of the Jefferson Carnegie Library, 2006-2008. North East Texas Library System Volunteer of the Year, 2008. Founder and Chairman, Jefferson Salutes America, 1993-2009. Visiting Professor of Law at University of Marie Curie-Sklodowskiej, Lublin, Poland, 2004-2009.
Admitted in 1968, Texas, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas and U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit 1974, U.S. Supreme Court 1978, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas 1983, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
Law School Attended
Southern Methodist University Class of 1968 J.D.
United States Military Academy and Southern Methodist University Class of 1965 B.A.
Born in 1943 Dallas, Texas, May 24, 1943
Associations & Memberships
Dallas, Northeast Texas and American Bar Associations State Bar of Texas The Association of Trial Lawyers of America American Association for Justice Civil Justice Foundation (Founding Sponsor).