Antitrust; intellectual property; complex commercial litigation; media defense; telecommunications.
AV-rated, Martindale-Hubbell; Fellow, American Academy of Appellate Lawyers; Fellow, American Bar Association; Fellow, Mississippi Bar Foundation; Best Lawyers in America (Antitrust, Appellate, Bet-the-Company, Commercial Litigation and First Amendment Law); Professionalism Award, President (Hinds County Bar); Chief of Staff, Hon. William Winter, Governor of Mississippi, 1981-1984; Law Clerk, Hon. Charles Clark, Circuit Judge, United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1976-1977.
American Bar Association Antitrust, Litigation, Patent /Copyright Sections and Communications Law Forum; Media Law Resource Center (Past Chair, Employment Libel/Privacy Committee).
University of Mississippi, J.D., with honors, 1976.