I am Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. I am a founding member of the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Family Law section. I am a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas. I am a former member of the State Bar of Texas Grievance Committee. I was selected as one of the top family law attorneys in Houston, Texas in the 2007 edition of H Texas magazine. I have been in the private practice of law in Houston, Texas since 1965. I am a member of various professional organizations. I am a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Federal District Court, Southern District of Texas. I have extensive experience in both the trial and appellate levels. I have a bachelor's degree in economics and a law degree from the University of Houston.