He is licensed to practice law in Utah and California. His practice areas include Insurance Law and Insurance Defense litigation. He has handled cases involving coverage disputes, automobile accidents, personal injury claims, and construction defects. Named by peers to the Utah Legal Elite sponsored by Utah Business Magazine. Born Fresno, California, 1958, University of Utah, B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) 1986; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Kappa Phi; Kansai Gaidai - Osaka Japan; Marquette University (Graduate Fellow) 1986; UCLA School of Law, J.D., 1991; LANGUAGES: Japanese; MEMBER: Utah State Bar, California State Bar, and Utah Defense Lawyers Association (UDLA). Admitted to practice in U.S. District Court and U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit.