General Counsel, P.C.
Attorney, Counselor at Law, Business Strategist
July 1995 – Present (25 plus years )1015 Waterwood Parkway, Suite GA1, Edmond, Oklahoma 73034
General Counsel, PC is a law firm with a focus on legal services for business formation and management; estate planning, asset protection, real estate and tax. The firm brings the experience of more than 25 years in the law departments of Fortune 500 companies and private practice to the smaller business.
Business Strategies in the Wellness Industry
Executive Coach l Mentor and Trainer
September 2002 – Present (18 years plus) Edmond, Oklahoma
Coaching, mentoring and training on business strategies in Network Marketing to create additional streams of residual income while protecting your most valuable asset -- your health. We have partnered with an 18 year old global wellness company that has done over 8 billion dollars in sales and created over 330 individuals who have cumulatively earned a million dollars or more with the company. They provide a strong mentoring, coaching and training turn-key system, with focus on mind, body, personal development and income creation.
Wilson Foods Corporation/Food Brands America
Corporate Officer-Secretary/Legal Counsel for Wilson Foods Corporation
December 1981 – January 1995 (13 years 2 months)Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
I served as Corporate Counsel and Corporate Secretary to this Fortune 500 food and meat processing company with nationwide and international sales and production facilities in many states. Provided securities and corporate services and managed the production of legal services covering all areas of the business operation. The Company became Food Brands of America.
Crouse Hinds Company
November 1974 – October 1981 (7 years)Syracuse, New York
Crouse-Hinds Company was a Fortune-500 Company that manufactured explosion-proof electrical fittings, lighting systems for buildings, streets and parking lots, and traffic signals. It became part of Cooper Industries. I was the corporate attorney working with the General Counsel to the Company and worked on a variety of business issues, including contracts, real estate, securities, antitrust, regulatory compliance. I was the security officer with a secret clearance for the Company as a government contractor.
Ryder System, Inc.
September 1970 – October 1974 (4 years 2 months)Miami, Florida
A Fortune 500 Trucking Company leasing truck and transportation fleets, and renting trucks. I worked on lease and rental contracts, administrative law compliance, real estate, acquisitions of companies and management of such companies.
The Navajo Nation
Legal Advisor and Law Clerk to the Chief Justice of the Navajo Nation
August 1969 – August 1970 (1 year plus) Window Rock, Arizona
The Navajo Tribal Court System was the Nation’s court system and maintained courthouses and supervised judges in various locations in the Navajo lands. I advised the Chief Justice on legal matters, researched and wrote correspondence and opinions and attended court proceedings as needed.
Juris Doctor degree (Law Degree) - University of Utah Law School
Pre-Law Studies - Brigham Young University English & Accounting
Harvard Law School Summer Program
Mentor & Trainer
Health and Business Strategies
American Bar Association