Honors: High Honors
Order of the Coif
Am Jur awards in Torts, Business Associations, and Advanced Constitutional Law
Activities: Member and Book Review Editor, Texas Law Review
University of Texas - Austin
B.A. (1977) | Plan II Interdisciplinary Honors Program
Honors: High Honors and Special Honors in Plan II.
Concentrations in English, history & computer science.
Activities: Cactus Outstanding Student Award.
Trumpet Section Leader, Longhorn Band.
Resident Assistant, Castilian Dorm.
Phi Beta Kappa & Phi Kappa Phi scholastic honor societies; Kappa Kappa Psi music service fraternity.
Completed 125 semester hours -- including independent research required for Plan II Special Honors -- in 24 months (between June 1975 and May 1977) to earn degree at age 19 with an overall GPA of 3.86/4.0.
Civil Trial Law
Texas Board Of Legal Specialization
Texas State Bar
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
U.S. Supreme Court
Rates, Retainers and Additional Information In addition to traditional hourly rate engagements billed against an up-front retainer held in my trust account, from time to time I've agreed to contingent fees, flat fees, and a variety of blended fees.
Appeals & Appellate
Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes