1978, Alabama; 1993, U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth, Eleventh and District of Columbia Circuits
University of Alabama, J.D., 1978
Law School Graduation Year
Campbell University, B.S., 1973
Birmingham and American Bar Associations.
Member: Bench and Bar; Board of Editors, Journal of the Legal Profession, 1977-1978. Law Clerk to Chief U.S. District Judge Virgil Pittman, Southern District of Alabama, 1978-1980. Author, Protecting Final Judgments: A Critical Overview of Provisional Injunctive Relief in Alabama, 20 Cumberland L. Rev. 227 (1990). Co-Author with Charles W. Gamble, Perspectives on the Evidence Law of Alabama: A Decade of Evolution, 1977-1987, 40 Ala. L. Rev. 95 (1988). Associate Professor of Law and Assistant Dean, University of Alabama School of Law, 1986-1990. Assistant U.S. Attorney, Northern District of Alabama, 1980-1986. Member, Panel of the Neutrals, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama.
Capt., U.S. Army, 1965-1975; Col., U.S. Army Reserve, Ret.