Baylor University School of Law, (J.D. 1995). Dean’s list, author and one of the managing editors of Baylor Law Review. Also attended law school at La Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara in Mexico. Whitman College (B.A., 1987).
Admitted to Oregon State Bar, State Bar of Texas (inactive), U.S. District Courts of Oregon and the Northern and Southern Districts of Texas, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association.
Fluent oral and written Spanish. Peace Corps – Ecuador, South America, 1987-1989. English teacher to Spanish-speaking immigrants, Chemeketa Community College Extension Service, 1990-1992.
Insurance claims adjuster, 1989-1992. Member, Administrative Rules Committee of the Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners, 1998-present.
Representing victims of personal injury, products liability, wrongful death, civil right abuses.