Delta Theta Phi. Senior Law Clerk to Chief U.S. District Judge John D. Larkins, Jr., 1978-1979 and Member, Local Rules Committee, Civil Rules Section, 1979, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina. Member, Trial Advocacy Board, Cumberland School of Law, 1977-1978. Permanent Delegate, 4th Circuit Judicial Conference, 1980—. President, Third Judicial District, 1983-1984.