1959, Nevada; 1960, U.S. District Court, District of Nevada; 1963, U.S. Supreme Court; 1986, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Yale University, J.D., 1959
Law School Graduation Year
Northwestern University, B.A., cum laude, 1956
State Bar of Nevada (Member, Law and Legislative Committee, 1963-1970; Chair, Administrative Law Committee, 1991-1994; Chair, Administrative Law Section, 1994-1995); American Bar Association (Chairman, Nevada Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants, 1964-1967); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; American Judicature Society.
Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Delta Phi. Member, Corbey Court. Recipient, La Rue Munson Award, Yale University, 1959. Co-Author: Colby Case and the Full Faith and Credit Clause, Nevada State Bar Journal, July, 1963; Farnham v Farnham-Variations on an Invariable Theme, Nevada State Bar Journal, January, 1965; From Archaic to Arcane-or Nevada's Attachment Laws, Nevada State Bar Journal, July, 1969. Author: Nevada Motor Carrier Compendium, 1990. General Counsel, Bell United Insurance Company, 1988-1994. Chairman, Clark County Law Library, 1963-1968. Assemblyman, Nevada Legislature, 1966-1973. Outstanding Freshman Legislator by Capitol Press Corps, 1967. Outstanding Nevada Legislator by Eagleton Institute, 1969. Assembly Minority Leader, 1971. State Senator, Nevada, 1974-1978. Settlement Conference Judge, Supreme Court, 1997. President, Nevada Arbitration Association, 1984-1985.
Capt., JAGC, U.S. Army, 1958-1966