- J.D., University of North Carolina School of Law (With Honors, Order of the Coif, UNC Law Review Board of Directors), 1963
- A.B., University of North Carolina, 1961.
- Admitted to Bar 1963, State of North Carolina
- North Carolina Bar Association
- DRI Past State Representative
- North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys Past President, Past Board of Directors
- The North Carolina State Bar Past Member, Ethics Committee
- North Carolina Board of Law Examiners