• J.D., with honors, University of Texas School of Law, 1985
  • B.A., with honors, Wellesley College, 1981
Previous Positions:
  • Shareholder & Trial Lawyer, Locke Purnell Rain Harrell, Dallas, Texas (now Locke Lord)
  • Shareholder & Trial Lawyer, Thompson & Knight, Dallas, Texas
  • Attorney, SNR Denton LLP, Dallas, Texas
Honors & Awards:
  • Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation       
  • Fellow, Tarrant County Bar Foundation
  • Fellow, Dallas County Bar Foundation
  • AV-Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • 1996 James Madison Award from the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas, "For Protecting the Public's Right to Know"
  • Top Attorney, Civil Litigation, Fort Worth Magazine, 2012-present
  • Media Law Resource Center
  • Advisory Council and former officer and director, Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas
  • Texas Bar Association
  • Tarrant County Bar Association
  • Dallas County Bar Association
Admitted to Practice:
  • Texas State Courts
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas