U.S. Navy law specialist, 1965-1967
U.S. Navy, JAG Corps, 1967-1968, 1969-1970
Private practice, Bentonville, Arkansas, 1968-1969, 1970-1977, 1979-1992
U.S. Naval Reserve lieutenant commander, 1970-1983
Chancellor/probate judge, Arkansas Chancery Court, Sixteenth Chancery Division, 1977-1978
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, October 24, 1991; nomination withdrawn by president, November 5, 1991
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