Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy
Education & Academic Honors
Doctor of Jurisprudence, Texas Tech University School of Law, 1992
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science & Business, Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1989
Briefing Attorney, Seventh Court of Appeals, Amarillo, Texas, 1992-1993.
Licensed to Practice
States of Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma
U.S. Fifth and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeals
All Federal Courts in Texas and New Mexico
Federal Court, Western District of Oklahoma
All State Courts in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma
Associate, American Board of Trial Advocates (President, Amarillo Chapter 2013-2014)
American Association for Justice (Member, Interstate Trucking Group)
Texas Trial Lawyers Association
New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association
Panhandle Trial Lawyers Association
Amarillo Area Bar Association (President 2014-2015)
Texas Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
State Bar Associations of Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma
2005-2014 Texas Super Lawyer, Plaintiff's Personal Injury, Texas Monthly Law and Politics Magazine
Publications & Presentations
Frequent Guest Lecturer for the Pharmacy Law Class, Texas Tech University School of Pharmacy.
Where the Rubber Meets the Road in 18 Wheeler Truck Wrecks -- Permian Basin Trial Lawyers Association (2014); Author and Speaker.
Proving Damages Through Experts, 6th Annual Damages in Civil Litigation, State Bar of Texas (2014); Author and Speaker.
Where the Rubber Meets the Road in 18 Wheeler Truck Wrecks -- Road Rules Lubbock: A Crash Course Car Wrecks Seminar, Texas Trial Lawyers Association (2011); Author and Speaker.
Perfecting and Foreclosing a Statutory Mechanic's Lien on Private Commercial and Residential Construction Projects -- Texas Trial Lawyers Association Commercial Litigation Seminar (2007); Author and Speaker.
Commercial Truck Litigation 2007 -- State Bar of Texas 23rd Annual Advanced Personal Injury Law Course (2007); Author and Speaker.
Medical Record Use and Confidentiality in Court -- National Business Institute Continuing Legal Education (May 2004); Author.
Published & Unpublished Opinions
Fair Labor Standards Act
Noble v. Serco, Inc., No. 3:08-76-DCR, 2009 WL 1811550 (E.D.Ky. June 25, 2009).