Admitted: 1984, Florida; U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida; U.S. Court of Federal Claims; U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
Law School: Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D.
Member: Escambia-Santa Rosa (Member, Executive Council, 1996-2001; Treasurer, 1998; Vice President, 1999; President, 2000); The Florida Bar.
Biography: Dean's Scholarship, Cumberland School of Law. Member, Cumberland Law Review. Recipient: Florida Bar President's Pro Bono Service Award, 2001 Author: "Seamens Damages for Death and Injury," J. Hood, B. Hardy, Harrison Publishers, 1982. Board of Directors: Northwest Florida Legal Services, Inc.; North Florida Legal Services, Inc. Approved Closing Attorney, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company/Attorney's Title Fund Services, LLC.; Approved Outside Counsel, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.