Admitted to Bar:

  • Tennessee, 2005
  • Mississippi, 2005
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Courts for the State of Mississippi


  • Louisiana State University (B.F.A., 1978)
  • University of Memphis (J.D., magna cum laude, 2004)


  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • American Bar Association


  • Judicial Clerk to the Honorable W. Frank Crawford, Tennessee Court of Appeals
  • Intern, The Probate Court of Shelby County
  • Editorial Board, University of Memphis Law Review
  • Leadership Memphis (Class of 1990)
  • Listed in past and current editions of “Best Lawyers in America,” published by Woodward/White, Aiken, South Carolina