EDUCATION The John Marshall School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
AND LICENSES: Juris Doctorate, 1991
Honors: Elected to 1989 American Leadership Conference, Washington, D.C.
The James Madison Distinguished Service Award, The Federalist Society of America
Activities: President, The Federation of Federalist Societies of Chicago Law Schools
President, The Federalist Society of The John Marshall School of Law
Contributing Writer - Editor, The Decisive Utterance
Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio
Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, 1984
Honors: Member of the National Philosophy Honor Society, Phi Sigma Tau
May, 2002 - Admitted to practice law in South Carolina
November, 1991 - Admitted to practice law in Illinois
LEGAL EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE:
Honor: The Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award
Awarded an honor that less than one percent (1%) of all attorneys in the nation have received. The Award is voted on by existing and former clients and recognizes excellence in quality of service, ability to communicate, responsiveness to clients, and overall value of legal representation received.
Chief Executive Officer - Attorney
May, 2002 - Present
The Christian Legal Center, LLC, Attorney & Counselor at Law, Lexington, South Carolina
Represented individuals, commercial entities, and religious organizations in negotiations and litigation in General Practice context. Appeared in Probate, Domestic Relations, Common Pleas, General Sessions, Municipal, Criminal, and Traffic Courts throughout the State of South Carolina. Extensive negotiation, litigation, and trial experience. Built practice from start-up to, almost, two decades of practice, supervising paralegals, and staff. Certified Family Court Guardian Ad Litem and Mediator. Certified Circuit Court Arbitrator. Primary practice areas are in estate planning, probate, and domestic relations.