Born: August 8, 1942
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Admitted to Bar: 1967, Alabama, including all Federal Courts in Alabama and the Eleventh Circuit
Educated: Washington & Lee University (B.A. 1964)
University of North Carolina (J.D. 1967)

Practiced law for 15 years with the firm of Porterfield, Scholl, Bainbridge, Mims, Clark & Harper, P.A.; Clark & Scott, P.C., Birmingham, Alabama (1983-2003).

Rated by Martindale Hubble “AV” for over 30 years.

Selected for Best Lawyers in America in Transportation Law for years 2007 & 2008

General Civil Practice and trial practice in all State and Federal Courts in areas including insurance defense, personal injury, products liability, insurance coverage disputes, premises liability, contract disputes, commercial litigation, professional liability, medical, dental and legal malpractice, drug and medical devices liability, bad faith, employment discrimination, automobile and trucking litigation, agents liability, worker’s compensation, architects and engineers malpractice, errors and omissions, environmental litigation, toxic torts, contract disputes, construction litigation and property disputes.

Professional Associations

Alabama State Bar, Birmingham Bar Association, Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, Alabama Claims Association, Atlanta Claims Association, International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC), Workers Compensation Claims Association of Alabama, Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA), American Trial Lawyers Association