- J.D.,cum laude,Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, 1983.
- Vice Chairman (1981 -1982), Chairman (1982-1983) Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity
- American Jurisprudence Award – Insurance (Fall, 1981)
- Trial Advocacy Award – Best Counselor-Client Counseling Competition (May 1983)
- B.A., Maryville College, 1980.
- American Bar Association
- Alabama State Bar
- Huntsville Bar Association
- Madison County Bar Association
- Limestone County Bar Association
- Shelby County Bar Association
- Alabama Defense Lawyer’s Association
- Alabama Bar Association Worker’s Compensation Division
- Worker’s Compensation Claims Association of Alabama
- Defense Research Institute
- Atlanta Claims Association