1987, Louisiana and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana; 1988, U.S. District Court, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana; 1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1999, U.S. Supreme Court
Tulane University of Louisiana, J.D., cum laude, 1986
Law School Graduation Year
Vanderbilt University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1983
Louisiana State and American Bar Associations.
Phi Beta Kappa.