Texas Tech University, B.B.A., 1991
St. Mary's School of Law, J.D., 1994
Admitted to Texas Bar, 1994
U.S. Army: Captain, JAG Corps., 1995-1998
US. Army Reserves: Major, JAG Corps, 2003-2005
Dallas Bar Association (Member, Criminal Section)
Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Stephen Karns with former
U.S. President Ronald Reagan.
Mr. Karns was formerly a Captain on active duty in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps where he received the Parachutist Badge, the U.S. Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, the National Defense Service Medal, and the Army Service Ribbon. Subsequent to active duty, he continued his service in the U.S. Army Reserves where he was promoted to Major. Mr. Karns completed his reserve duty in 2005.