University of Iowa, J.D., with high distinction, 1980
Law School Graduation Year
Iowa State University, B.S., 1977
Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers; Iowa Defense Counsel Association (Director, 1997—); National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel; American Board of Trial Advocates; Defense Research Institute (Member, Committee on Health, Disability and Life Insurance). National Member, American Inns of Court
Chairperson, Moot Court Board, 1979-1980. Law Clerk, Judge Harold D. Vietor, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa, 1980-1982. Member, Federal Practice Committee, 1988, Iowa Jury Instructions Committee, 1989-2000, E-Commerce Section Council, 2000—, Iowa State Bar Association. Member, United States District Court Federal Practice Committee, 1996. Fellow, Iowa State Bar Foundation.