University of Georgia, J.D., cum laude, 1979; Emory University, LL.M. in Taxation, with honors, 1985
Law School Graduation Year
Duke University, A.B., cum laude, 1976
Atlanta and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Georgia (Chairman, International Law Section, 1987-1988; Executive Committee, Corporate and Banking Law Section, 1987-1989); American Health Lawyers Association; Association for Corporate Growth; Atlanta Technology Angels; Atlanta Venture Forum; Technology Association of Georgia; The Executive Committee (TEC).
Order of the Coif; Phi Kappa Phi; Pi Sigma Alpha. Member and Senior Editor, Georgia Law Review, 1977-1979. Author: Roll-Ups and Other Consolidation Plays, Deal Points (Summer 1998); Georgia Reporter for American Bar Association, State Limited Partnership Laws, (1986-1989).