Seventh Court of Appeals
Justice on the Seventh Court of Appeals since February 25, 2003. Admitted to the State Bar of Texas, 1974.
Texas Tech University (B.A. 1971).
Vanderbilt University Law School (J.D. 1974).
Prior Legal Employment
Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Navy (1974 - 77); Pioneer Corporation, Amarillo, Texas (1978 - 86); Peterson Farris Doores & Jones, P.C., Amarillo, Texas (1986 - 2003).
Member, Amarillo Area Bar Association (President, 2009 - 10); Lubbock County Bar Association; Judicial Section, State Bar of Texas (Member, Nominations Committee, 2008); Director, Texas Center for the Judiciary, 2011 - 13; Board Certified, Estate Planning & Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization; former President, Amarillo Area Estate Planning Council; Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation.