1977, Missouri; 1978, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; 1979, U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit; 1988, Kansas; 1993, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 2001, U.S. Supreme Court; registered to practice before U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
University of Missouri at Kansas City, J.D., 1977
Law School Graduation Year
Cornell College, B.S., 1969
Kansas Bar Association (Chair, Intellectual Property Section, 2002—); The Missouri Bar (Chair, Intellectual Property Section, 1996-1998); American Intellectual Property Lawyers Association.
Phi Alpha Delta. Formerly with: Swanson Midgley, LLC; Stinson, Mag & Fizzell.