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Professional Assoc / Honors


Louisville Bar Association:

  • Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year, 1992
  • Board of Directors, 1991, 1998, 1999
  • Chair of Young Lawyers Section, 1991
  • Co-Chair of Statewide Flood Relief Project, 1997
  • Chair of Bullitt County Tornado Relief Project, 1996
  • Chair of Divorce Clinics for Legal Aid Society, 1993-1995
  • Founder and Chair of Minority and Economically Disadvantaged Student Scholarship and Mentoring Program, 1995
  • Active with membership on numerous sections and committees, including Law Week Committee, Public Service Committee, Member Services Committee
  • Presenter at numerous CLE and Section Programs


Kentucky Bar Association:

  • Young Lawyers Section Board Member and District Representative, 1990-1996
  • Author of New Lawyers Handbook chapter on Criminal Law and Procedure,
    Volumes I and II
  • Presenter at numerous CLE and Section Programs, including Moderator of New Lawyers Skills Program, 1994-1997
  • Chair of Flood Relief Project, 1997


American Bar Association:

  • Young Lawyers Section
  • Nationwide Chair of Pro Bono Section, 1994
  • Affiliate Outreach Project (AOP)Team Member, 1996-1998
  • District Representative for District 17 (Commonwealth of Kentucky and State of Tennessee), 1994-1996
  • Chair of Southeast Regional AOP Team, 1995
  • Presenter at numerous CLE and public service national meetings
  • Re-established public service component of National ABA/Young Lawyers Division meetings during 1997, 1998 and for all years forward


Kentucky BAR/BRI Bar Review:

  • Lecturer on Family Law 1996-2002