Admitted to the State Bar of California in April, 1996. Admitted to the State Bar of Illinois in July, 2008. Certified Specialist in Workers’ Compensation Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Education: Dillard University, New Orleans, LA (B.A. cum laude 1992), Tulane University Law School, New Orleans, LA (J.D. 1995). Joined the firm on May 11, 2009. Member: State Bar of California, State Bar of Illinois, American Bar Association, National Bar Association and California Workers’ Compensation Defense Attorneys Association and Council on Litigation Management.