Admitted in 1978, California
United States Supreme Court
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
U.S. District Court, Central, Southern, Northern and Eastern Districts of California
District of Arizona
Law School Attended
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Class of 1978
University of California, Berkeley
Class of 1975
Born in 1953
Fort Wayne, Indiana, February 26, 1953
Associations & Memberships
Orange County (Member, Board of Directors, 1991-1993; Officer, 1993-1995; President, 1996) and Federal Bar Associations; State Bar of California; Association of Business Trial Lawyers; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; California Attorneys for Criminal Justice (Board of Governors, 1992-1993); Orange County Women Lawyers; California Women Lawyers.
(Certified Specialist, Criminal Law, The State Bar of California Board Of Legal Specialization)
Litigation Counsel of America (Charter Fellow); American Inns of Court, William P. Gray Inn (Master Bencher), Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
United States v. Stites, 56 F.3d 1020 (1995); People v. Sellers (1988) 203 Cal. App. 3d 1042; Betsworth v. WCAB (1994) 26 Cal. App. 4th 586.
Hobbies & Interests
Golf, opera, theater, travel.