Doug is an attorney licensed to practice in Colorado and Texas. He received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and his law degree from Baylor University. Following three years practicing law in Dallas, Doug was commissioned as an officer and served as a Judge Advocate General in the United States Air Force. During his time in the Air Force, Doug advised active and retired airmen, as well as their families, on a wide variety of legal issues, including real estate and foreclosure. Following his service, Doug lived in Colorado, where he primarily practiced real estate and construction law. He developed an expertise in mortgage and foreclosure law. As part of the National Mortgage Settlement and the Independent Foreclosure Review, Doug lead a study regarding state foreclosure laws across the country. Doug now lives in Montana where he focuses on writing and legal research.