Private practice since 1981. Extensive experience in all areas of municipal finance including bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel, issuer’s counsel, trustee’s counsel and borrower’s counsel. Bond counsel for the Arkansas Development Finance Authority’s Economic Development Guaranty Bond Program 1987 to the present. Bond counsel for the State of Arkansas General Obligation College Savings Bond Program 1991 through 1998. Extensive experience in secured real estate lending. Experience in representation of cities, counties, state agencies, boards and commissions. Experience in legislative review, analysis and drafting in the areas of utility, municipal law and municipal finance law. Served as law clerk to U.S. Circuit Judge Richard Arnold, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1979-1981. Instructor in English, Louisiana State University, 1968-1971, Auburn University, 1973-1976.