Ted Swift Civility Award: Awarded by the Ingham County Bar Association.
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Admitted State Bar of Texas, May, 1975.
Admitted State Bar of Michigan, October, 1975.
United States Supreme Court, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan, Western District of New York, and all Michigan Courts.
St. Mary’s University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas. J.D., December 1974. Phi Delta Phi, Honor Fraternity.
Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. M.A. (Curriculum Development), August 1971.
Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. B.S. (Secondary Education), December 1970.
AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell / Strathmore Who’s Who / Super Lawyers
Michigan State University College of Law Professionalism in Action Program. Presenter for Professionalism Workshop for new students.
Ingham County Bar Association Bench Bar Committee. Appointed by Bar President to Committee.
2009 - 2016
Thomas M. Cooley Law School Professionalism in Action Program. Presenter for Professionalism Workshop for new students.
2009 - 2016
2009 – 2010
Executive Clemency Advisory Counsel. Appointed by Governor to 7 member counsel, which reviews and makes recommendations to the Parole Board and the Governor regarding applications for clemency and pardons.
Election Watch: Review ballots for validity issues during November election.
American Inns of Court / Thomas M. Cooley Chapter. Executive Board (2007 – ) President (2008 – ).
Lake Geneva Property Owners Association. Board of Directors (2001-).
President (2002 – 2008).
1989 – 1994
Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Adjunct Professor, “Lawyering Before Trial” and “Texas Civil Procedure.” Judge in “Trial Workshop” program. Presenter for Professionalism Workshop.
National Business Institute, Inc. Faculty for Seminar, “Administration of the Estate in Michigan,” in the area of “Litigation and Probate.”
1982 – 1988
Capitol Area Substance Abuse Commission. Past Chair (1984-1986). Supervise and coordinate funding and programming of substance abuse programs in four county area.
1984 – 1987
East Lansing Child Abuse Task Force. Coordinate program and community resources.
1984 – 1987
1975 – Guest Lecturer
Prosecuting Attorney’s Association of Michigan, American College of Emergency Room Physicians, Michigan State Police Training Academy, Lansing Community College, Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Michigan State University, The Listening Ear, Michigan State University Rape Crisis Center, Council Against Domestic Assault, Scouts, and numerous other business and educational organizations.