Private practice, Mississippi, 1979-1980, 1986-1990
Assistant district attorney, Nineteenth Judicial District, Mississippi, 1980-1984
County board attorney, Jackson County, Mississippi, 1984-1986
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of Texas, 1990-1993
The University of Mississippi School of Law draws its strength inside and outside the classroom from a dynamic faculty, whose diverse interests and experiences, serve our students and surrounding communities. The faculty offers students a wide range of practical courses from business transaction and tax courses to in-depth clinical experiences in domestic violence, immigration, and criminal appeals. Our faculty is characterized by diverse idealogical and methodological perspectives that enrich the lives of our students. The variety of textbooks and coursebooks published by our faculty in such areas of family law, intellectual property, and tort law is testament to the dedication to pedagogical method at the Law School.
U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas, 1993-1996
U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi, 1996-2004