Biography: Born in Tucson, Arizona, June 28, 1938; admitted to bar, 1964, AZ, 1966, U.S. Ct. App., 9th Cir.; 1968, NV and U.S. Sup. Ct.; 1972, U.S. Ct. App. for D. C. Cir.; 1979, D. C. and U.S. Ct. App., 4th and 5th Cir.; 1981, U.S. Ct. App., 11th Cir.; 1993, U.S. Ct. App., Fed. Cir. and U.S. Ct. Fed. Claims; 1994, TX and CO; 1996, MT and WY.
Education: University of North Carolina (1956-1958); Stanford University (B.A., 1960; J.D., 1964). Phi Beta Kappa.
Author, "Extra-territorial Enforcement of Foreign Tax Obligations," Arizona Law Review, 1966; "The Insanity Defense in Arizona: A Study in Enigma and Emasculation," Arizona Bar Journal, 1966.
Secretary and General Attorney, Southwest Gas Corporation, 1967-1972; Vice President and General Counsel, Tucson Electric Power Company, 1972-1977; Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, 1978-1981; Private Practice, 1981-1989; Legal Advisor, Undersecretary of Energy, 1990-1991 and Deputy General Counsel, 1991-1993, U.S. Department of Energy. Judge Pro Tem, Pima County (Arizona) Superior Court, 1996-1997. Member, Arizona Water Banking Authority Study Commission, 1996-1998; Governor's Water Management Commission, Technical Advisory Committee (2000-2001); Governor's Water Management Commission (2001-2002); Tucson Water Resources Council (Member, Board of Directors, 1995-2001); Tubac Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors (2003-2007); Tubac Historical Society, Board of Directors(2007-Present); Western Art Patrons, Tucson Museum of Art, Board of Directors (2008-Present). Member: State Bar of Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Nevada, Wyoming, Texas, and District of Columbia; AAA; Mediation, Arbitration and Energy Panels, Governors Water Commission Technical Advisory Committee; Board of Directors, Tucson Regional Water Council. Founding Fellow, Arizona Bar Foundation.