Legal Consultant



Available nationally and internationally on behalf of defense or plaintiff for:

Rental and Pleasure Horses
Stable Management
Horse and Equipment Appraisal
Horse Behavior
Safety and Risk Management
Accident Prevention

1979-Present   Over 30 year association with Sombrero Ranches, Ranch Manager, Stable Manager, Cowboy, PRCA Cowboy participating in rough stock and team roping events, and horse training.

1983-1987    Owner/ Operator of Realidad Livestock Company and Big Corral Livery & Outfitters. 

1987-2004   Provided education, training, risk management and personal security for Vance International .

1980-2011  Provided investigative support to  Sombrero Ranches, the City of Boulder, National Park Service, USDA Forest Service, Florida Park Service on equine and other related matters.  

Maritime Experience:

  • A.B. with Tanker Men’s Ticket
  • Dockmaster, Oceanside Marina, Key West, FL
  • Port & Ship, All Tonnage Security and Risk Management

Related Education and Training:

  • BS Degree in Communications, University of Minnesota
  • US Army: NCO Academy, OCS Academy, Ranger, Parachute and Pathfinder
  • National Park Service
  • USDA Forset Service — Youth Conservator Corp, back country ranger and BLM Range detective
  • Florida Park Service Ranger/Officer — District Education/Training Officer for First Aid/CPR, hand gun and shot gun certification and felony road stops and arrests.
  • US Merchant Mariners Papers T474485800
  • Accident Control Systems for Supervisors Certificate
  • Total Trainer Certificate
  • Instructor 1st Aid/CPR and Professional Rescuer Cert.