Tau Beta Pi. Order of the Coif. Recipient, Estate Planning Award, Kansas Bankers Association, 1993. Listed, Best Lawyers in America. Editor-in-Chief, Kansas Law Review-Crim. Pro., Edition, 1992-1993; Kansas Law Review, 1991-1993. Co-Author: Probate and Trust Chapter, Kansas Bar Association's Kansas Annual Survey, 1993. Member, Kansas Bar Association Board of Bar Journal Editors, 2003. Co-Author: "The New Kansas Estate Tax," June 2006; "The Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2006," May 2006; "Kansas Estate Tax," Stevens Brand, LLP Estate Elder Law Newsletter, September 2005. Past Lecturer in Law, Estate Gift Tax, University of Kansas School of Law. Member, University of Kansas School of Law Board of Governors.