Practice Areas: Complex Criminal Litigation; White Collar Crime; Drug Crimes; Fraud; Felonies; Appellate; Civil Forfeiture; Criminal Forfeiture; Commercial Crimes; Grand Jury Practice; Environmental Crimes
Education: University of Louisville, J.D., 1985, University of Kentucky, B.A., 1981
Admitted: 1985, Kentucky, U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
Memberships: Louisville, Kentucky and American Bar Associations; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; American College of Trial Lawyers.
Military: JAG Officer, U.S. Army Reserve and Captain, Kentucky National Guard, 1987-1995
Born: Louisville, Kentucky, February 27, 1960
Biography: Member: Law Review, 1984-1985; Council to U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee - Subcommittee on the Courts, 1986-1876, Hon. Mitch McConnell, Chairman; Assistant U.S. Attorney, 1987-1994; President, Kentucky Chapter, Federal Bar Association, 1990; Vice Chairman, Kentucky registry of Election Finance; Former Member, Board of Directors, Federal Public Defender Western District. Board of Directors, Louisville Bar Association.
Reported Cases: United States v. Rice, 478 F.3d 704 (6th Cir. 2007); United States v. Cherry, -F.3d-,2007 WL 1373188,C.A. 6, (2007); United States v. Heath, 259 F.3d 522 (6th Cir. 2001); United States v. Saldolsky, 234 F.3d 938 (6th Cir. 2000); United States v. Payne, 181 F.3d 781 (6th Cir. 1999); United States v. Heavrin, 144 F.Supp.2d 769 (W.D.Ky. 2001); United States v. Ford, 184 F.3d 566 (6th Cir. 1999); Reyes v. Hardin Cty., 55 S.W.3d 337 (Ky. 2001).