Admission Dates & Jurisdictions

Supreme Court of Ohio

United States District Court – Southern District of Ohio

United States District Court – Northern District of Ohio

6th Circuit Court of Appeals


University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio

Juris Doctor 1996


Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana

Bachelor of Science 1993

Honors & Awards

National Trial Lawyers Association – Top 100 Attorneys 2013

Greater Dayton African American Chamber of Commerce – Attorney of the Year 2013

Super Lawyers Magazine –¬† Designated as a Rising Star – 2011

Charles W. Peckham Award for Humanitarian Leadership – 2010

United States District Court – Distinguished Service Award – 2006

Professional Associations

National Trial Lawyers Association 2013 – Present

National Black Trial Lawyers Association 2014

Dayton Bar Association 1996 – Present

Dayton Bar Association – Certified Grievance Committee Member

National Register’s Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals 2002 – 2003

Association of Trial Lawyers of America  2001 Р2002

National Bar Association – Member 1997-2001