Admitted to the bar, Texas & Oklahoma; also admitted to practice before U.S. Court, Districts in Texas & Oklahoma; U.S. Supreme Court. District Attorneys Office, Trial Attorney. Practice of Law emphasizes product liability, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Hearings and Aviation Accident Investigation, Accident Reconstruction and Litigation.
The Rice Institute (B.A., Mechanical Engineering)
The Rice Institute (B.S., Mechanical Engineering)
Southern Methodist University (M.S., Mechanical Engineering)
University of Tulsa (J.D.)
Professional Engineer, FAA Pilot Examiner, Tulsa, Oklahoma State and American Bar Associations, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Legal Services, National Transportation Safety Board Bar Association.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Engineer, planning staff, Airports division, Great Lakes Regional Headquarters, FAA
Analyzed and evaluated airport layout and master plans and environmental impact statements; airport funding and planning grant requests for an eight state area.
Flight Standard Division:
Operations Section Manager, Tulsa Flight Standards District Office
Aviation consultant to corporate aviation, air carrier operations and commuter airlines concerning management and maintenance procedures, crew training and evaluation.
Airline Transport Pilot Airplane, Multi Engine Land, DC-3
Commercial Pilot, Airplane Single Engine Land & Sea Glider Rotorcraft-Helio
Flight Instructor ASME, Instrument Airplane, Glider, Rotorcraft-Helicopter
Received 620 classroom hours instruction in aircraft systems and 250 hours of instrument/recurrent flight training in single engine, multi-engine, turboprop, jet and transport category aircraft at FAA Academy.
Several years flight test experience. Class II Medical
ENGINEERING & MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE:
Twelve Years experience in machine design and electronic and computer control in aerospace, nuclear and oil related industries. Progressed through maintenance, manufacturing, design, program engineer & program manager with profit/loss responsibility in several million dollar range, Project design responsibility up to 40 million dollars.
Consulting engineer and manager of the mechanical design department of a major consulting firm.
Experience in computer systems, infrared and electronic systems, microelectronic devices, plant construction and aircraft/modification flight test while employed by: Forrest & Cotton Consulting Engineers, Texas Instruments, Inc. (Defense Products) Collins Radio, Inc., IBM (Data Process Div), Commissioned Officer, Corps of Engineers, US Army, Shell Oil co., General Electric Co. (Hanford Atomic Products)
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