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Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1978


  • Martindale-Hubbell®
    • AV® – Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated, 1996-2020
  • Super Lawyers®
    • Louisiana Super Lawyers, 2010-2011
  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Banking and Finance Law, 2020-2022
    • Real Estate Law, 2019-2022

Education & Honors

  • Louisiana State University, J.D., 1978
  • Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S., 1975


  • Served as lead lawyer in Banc One Corporation Law Department for Bank One’s Private Banking line of business.
  • Served as Senior Vice President, Legal counsel and Assistant Secretary for Premier Bank, National Association – a Louisiana Bank with $4 billion in assets and operations across the bank’s commercial and retail lines of business.
  • Responsible for supporting the managed assets department with a portfolio of loans and real estate in excess of $400 million.