1983, California; 1997, Nevada; U.S. District Court, Eastern District and Central District of California; U.S. District Court of Nevada.
Eastern Montana College (B.A. high honors); Montana State University (M.S., 1974); McGeorge School of Law (J.D., Order of the Coif, 1983).
Clark County Bar Association; Nevada State Bar Association; California State Bar Association; Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada; Defense Research Institute; American Bar Association; Las Vegas Defense Lawyers; Board Certified by National Board of Trial Advocacy in Civil Trial Advocacy (NBOTA); Essay Exam Question Drafter for Civil Trial Advocacy Board; Associate- American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
As Panel Arbitrator, Eighth Judicial District, Alternative Dispute Resolution; Clark County, Nevada; CAP (Children’s Attorney Project-provide counsel to abused and neglected children) through Legal Aid Center of Las Vegas, Nevada; Judge – Clark County Truancy Division (Clark County School District and Eighth Judicial District Court Truancy Diversion Project).