University of Minnesota, J.D., cum laude, 1977
Law School Graduation Year
Williams College, B.A., cum laude, 1974
Hennepin County (Member, Civil Litigation Section) and Minnesota State (Member, Civil Litigation Section Board of Governors, 1985-1996; Civil Trial Certification Council, 1990-1995) Bar Associations; Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1987—; President Elect, 2002-2003; Treasurer, 1999-2000; Secretary, 2000-2001; Vice President, 2001-2002); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; American Board of Trial Advocates; Million Dollar Advocate's Forum.
Phi Beta Kappa. Member, Minnesota Law Review, 1976-1977. Member, Minnesota Supreme Court Standing Committee on No-Fault Rules, 1989-1996. Chair, Minnesota State Bar Association Civil Jury Task Force, 1994-1996. Member, Jury Instruction Advisory Committee, Minnesota State Bar Association. Editor, Minnesota No Fault Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Law. Listed in: Leading Personal Injury Attorney in Consumer Guide to Law & Leading Attorneys. Named as: Super Lawyer, Minnesota Journal of Law and Politics; Top Lawyer, Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine; Top 100 Super Lawyers and Top 25 Personal Injury Lawyers, by Minneapolis, St. Paul Magazine. (Civil Trial Specialist Certified by the Civil Litigation Section, Minnesota State Bar Association) (Certified as a Civil Trial Advocacy Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy)