Appellate litigation, media law, constitutional law, professional liability, product liability law.
Clerked for Hon. Harry A. Blackmun, U.S. Supreme Court, 1978-79.
American Academy of Appellate Lawyers (Past president; Editor, The Appellate Advocate, 2009-2013); Mississippi Code of Judicial Conduct Study Committee (2009-2010); Advisory Committee on Appellate Rules to the Judicial Conference of the United States (1993-1999)
University of Virginia, JD, 1976. Oxford University, BA, 1973. Princeton University, AB, 1971.