-University of Arkansas, B.S. in B.A., with honors, 1972
-University of Arkansas, J.D., 1974
-Washington County, Arkansas and American Bar Associations.
-Memphis, Tennessee, February 4, 1950
-Blue Key. Associate Editor, Arkansas Law Review, 1973. Lecturer on Law, University of Arkansas Law School, 1978-1991. Lecturer, BAR-BRI-UCC. Special Associate Justice, Arkansas Supreme Court, 1996.