1969, Arkansas, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; 1974, U.S. Supreme Court
University of Arkansas, J.D., 1969
Law School Graduation Year
Hendrix College; University of Arkansas, B.A., 1965
Pulaski County, Arkansas (Chair, Family Law Section, 1982-1983; Tenured Member: House of Delegates; Executive Council, 1981-1984; Chair, 1994-1995; Membership Committee, 1995-1997; President-Elect, 1997-1998; President, 1998-1999) and American Bar Associations; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1995-1997); American Board of Trial Advocates (Associate Member); American College of Trial Lawyers; American Judicature Society (Board of Directors, 1993-1998); The Million Dollar Advocates Forum; Master of the William R. Overton Chapter of the American Inns of Court.
Recipient: Arkansas Bar Association Golden Gravel Award, 1997; Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association Outstanding Trial Lawyers Award, 1997, selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, 1999-2000, 2001-2002, and the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Pre-Eminent Lawyers, 1999-2001. (Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy)