Education & Admissions

  • J.D., California Western School of Law, 1992
  • Law Review; Article at 29 Cal. W. Law Rev. 307
  • B.A., Virginia Tech, 1989
  • Virginia Supreme Court
  • District of Columbia Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2009


  • Commissioner, Ad Hoc Police Practices Review Commission (2015)
  • Panel Member, Fairfax Police Civilian Review Panel (2017-Present) (Past Chair and Vice Chair)
  • Virginia State Bar Council for 19th Judicial Circuit
  • Virginia State Bar Standing Committee on Professionalism
  • Faculty Virginia State Bar Professionalism Course
  • Past Co-Chair General District Court Pro Se Litigant Subcommittee
  • Past President of the Fairfax Bar Association
  • Past Chairman of FBA Legislative Affairs Committee
  • Past Member of FBA Judicial Screening Committee