BORN: Mobile, Alabama, September 20, 1944.
EDUCATION: Mobile public schools, Murphy High School; Bachelor of Arts Degree from Birmingham-Southern College; Law Degree from University of Alabama.
PRACTICE OF LAW: Admitted to practice law in 1969; 37 years experience as an attorney, including trials and appeals to our Appellate and Supreme Courts; and Admiralty and Maritime suits. In private practice until appointed to complete the term of retiring Circuit Court Judge Ferrill D. McRae in October 2006; elected in November 2006.
PRESENT MEMBER: Mobile Bar Association; Alabama Bar Association; American Bar Association; Circuit Judges Association; and member of Dauphin Way United Methodist Church.