Board Certified in Consumer Bankruptcy, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Bachelor of Science from Stephen F. Austin State University
J.D. from University of Houston
EDUCATION: Stephen F. Austin State University (B.S., 1978; M.S., 1978); University of Houston (J.D., 1988). Research Editor, Houston Law Review, 1987. Phi Delta Phi. Briefing attorney for Justice Hal Lattimore of the Second Texas Court of Appeals, 1988-89.
MEMBER: State Bar of Texas (admitted 1988); Houston Association of Debtor Attorneys. (Board Certified, Consumer Bankruptcy Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization); Bars for the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas, U.S., Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court.
MILITARY: Captain, U.S. Army Quartermaster Corp, 1979-1984. Top Secret security clearance.
Machiavellian Justice, 65 Tex. B.J. 916 (2002)
Client Bankruptcy Endangers Contingency Fee, Vol. 28, No. 1 Trial Lawyers Forum 32 (1994); Vol. 31, No. 1 Trial 50 (1995)
The Sixth Amendment Exclusionary Rule: Stepchild of the Right to Counsel, 24 Hous. L. Rev. 765 (1987) (SCRIBES Student Law Review Note Award, Runner-up)
Mental Illness and Admission to the Bar: Loose Canon on Deck, Health Law News, July 1987 at 2