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Albuquerque, NM 87109

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University of New Mexico (1993), Albuquerque, NM
J.D., Honor Roll each semester eligible.
Member, New Mexico Law Review, 1991–93.

Arizona State University (1974)
B.S., Broadcasting Tempe, AZ


State Bar of New Mexico, 1993

Tenth Circuit, 1994

U.S. District of New Mexico, 1994

U.S. District of Arizona, 1998

U.S. Supreme Court, 2000


New Mexico Super Lawyers (2009-present)

Board Certified Specialist in Employment and Labor Law (2000-present). Chair, Employment and Labor Law Specialty Committee, State Bar of New Mexico (1998-2005)

Instructor, Employment Law (1999-2008), Business Law (2006-2007), Negotiation Strategies (2001), U. of New Mexico Anderson Schools of Management.

Million Dollar Advocates Forum (2000-present).

Legal contributor, KRQE-TV News (1997-2001).

National Employment Lawyers Association; International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists.

Board of Directors, FUSION theater company (2006-2016).

On-air pledge drive host, KNME-TV (1995-2000).


“Here’s how to take ’em to people-friendly court.” A Matter of Law supplement to Albuquerque J. (May 1, 1997).

“Take Two Aspirin and Call a Lawyer in the Morning: Over-the-Counter Drugs and Pharmacists’ Liability.” New Mexico Bar J. Vol. 2, No. 6 (1996).

“Is Garbage Protected? Copyright of Outtakes.” Entertainment, Publishing and the Arts Handbook (1995–96 ed.).

“Coopting the Journalist’s Privilege: Of Sources and Spray Paint.” New Mexico Law Review Vol. 23, No. 2 (1993).

Note, “Comparative Negligence and the Obvious Danger Doctrine.” New Mexico Law Review Vol. 23, No. 1 (1993).

“The Evolution of Techniques for Negotiation of Sports Employment Contracts in the Era of the Agent.” U. of Miami Entertainment & Sports Law Review Vol. 10, No. 1 & 2 (1993).

“Legal Backbiting: The Life and Times of Evidence Rule 806.” The Champion Vol. 17, No. 8 (1993).


Attorney - Solo Practitioner (1995-present)
Client counseling and litigation in employment law. Albuquerque, NM

Adjunct Professor (1999-2008)
Anderson School of Management - UNM Albuquerque, NM
Taught Employment Law, Business Law, Negotiation

Associate (1994-1995)
Civerolo, Wolf, Gralow & Hill, P.A. Albuquerque, NM
Litigation caseload in insurance defense, workers’ compensation, subrogation.

Attorney (1993–94)
Dines, Wilson & Gross, P.C. Albuquerque, NM
Research, discovery, and preparation of pleadings in insurance defense, media, environmental, and employment law cases.

Research Assistant (1992–93)
UNM Athletic Dept. Albuquerque, NM
Research of NCAA compliance and eligibility questions.

Law Office Extern (1991)
Public Defenders Office Albuquerque, NM
All areas of criminal defense practice.


Anchor/Reporter (1983–89)
WKRG-TV, Mobile, AL
Reported on sports for CBS affiliate, preparation of scripts, editing of video, development of story ideas

Sports Director (1982–83)
KJAC-TV, Port Arthur-Beaumont, TX
Anchored sports on early and late evening news.

Sports Director (1981–82)
WJTV, Jackson, MS

Sports Dir., Operations Mgr., Announcer (1975–77, 1978–81)
KCLS-AM, Flagstaff, AZ

Sports Director, Announcer (1977–78)
KNOT-AM-FM, Prescott, AZ

News and Sports Director (1974–75)
KINO-AM, Winslow, AZ

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