Litigation Council of America. Best Lawyers in America 2008. Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel. Member: Birmingham (Member, Special Projects Committee, 2005—; Chair, Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee 2006-2008), Magic City, National (Member, Minority Partners in Majority Law Firms Division, Commercial Law Section, 1992—) and American (Member, Standing Committee on Lawyers' Public Service Responsibility Council, 1991-1996; Co-Chair, Equal Opportunity Committee, 1994-1997 and Council Member, 1998-2000, Litigation Section; Commissioner; 1998-2000 and Member, 1992-2000, Commission on Opportunities for Minorities in the Profession) Bar Associations; Alabama State Bar (Member: Increased Minority Participation Committee, 1990—; Committee on Women in the Profession; Task Force on Constitutional Reform; Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, 2000—; Co-Chair, Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee 2006—); American Arbitration Association; The Alliance for Education in Dispute Resolution (Cornell University). Life Fellow: Alabama Law Foundation. Fellow: The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers; American Association of University Women; Board Member: Meyer Foundation; Greater Birmingham Mathematics Partnership.