University of Alabama, J.D., 1978
Law School Graduation Year
Southwestern at Memphis, now Rhodes College, B.A., 1975; University College, Oxford, England
Mobile County Bar Association (Member, Executive Bar Committee, 1988-1989 and Bankruptcy Committee) and American Bar Association (Member: Environmental Section; Energy and Natural Resources Section; Vice Chair, Forest Resources Committee; Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section); Alabama State Bar (Member, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section; Chairman, Environmental Law Section, 1984, 1992; Program Chairman, 1984-1994; Executive Committee, Business Law Section, 1996-2000); Alabama Forestry Association; Forest Landowners' Association; The Society of American Military Engineers.
Recipient: Alabama Wildlife Federation Governor's Award, Water Conservationist of the Year, 1987; National Wetlands Award 2003 (ELI). Member and President, Environmental Law Society, 1975-1978. Member, Alabama Coastal Counties Wetlands Work Group, 1999. Research Editor, Law and Psychology Review, 1978. Co-Author: Environment Practice Guide - Alabama Section, Matthew Bender & Company, 1991. Author: Silviculture and Environmental Law, 53 The Alabama Lawyer 38, (January, 1992). Co-Author: MUD & Guts, Best Management Practices and Construction Sites, 61 The Alabama Lawyer 330, (September, 2000). Member, Environmental Law Institute. (Practice Group Leader, Land Use and Environmental Law)