University of Montana, J.D., with honors, 1971
Law School Graduation Year
Carroll College, B.A., with honors, 1968
Western Montana and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Montana; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Montana Defense Trial Lawyers; Defense Research Institute; American Board of Trial Advocates (Associate).
Phi Delta Phi. Recipient, Distinguished Service Award, State Bar of Montana, 1999. Listed in Who's Who in American Law, 1994. Author: Survey on Good Faith and Fair Dealing in Real Estate Transactions, International Council of Shopping Centers, Inc., 1999; Repossession and Sale of Personal Property, Lorman Business Center, Inc., 1989; Employee Handbooks, National Business Institute, Inc. 1991. Associate Editor, Montana Law Review, 1970-1971. Author: Liability of the Manufacturer to the Ultimate Consumer, Montana Law Review, 1969; Rights to Kill Wild Animals in Defense of Person or Property, Montana Law Review, 1970; Title VII: Seven Years After, Montana Law Review, 1971. Law Clerk to the Honorable Russell E. Smith, Chief Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Montana, 1971-1973. Member, Montana Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 1987-1999. Chairman, Business Law Continuing Legal Education Seminar, 1987-1999.