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Tommy Lee Bennett

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense

About Me

Mr. Bennett was raised in Northeast Arkansas.  He graduated from
Arkansas State University with a bachelor’s degree and a master’s
degree in English.  Mr. Bennett also earned a specialist degree in
Community College Teaching.  From there, he earned a law degree from
the University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law.

Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Bennett served as a law clerk for
the Former Chief Justices W.H. “Dub” Arnold and Betty C. Dickey of the
Arkansas Supreme Court.  Subsequently, Mr. Bennett entered private practice. 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. DUI & DWI: 90%
    12 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 10%
    12 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Pamela Epperson Panasiuk

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Pamela Panasiuk DUI & DWI Attorney
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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Tommy. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
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Contact Info

Law Offices of Bennett & Williams

1000 Front St.
Conway, AR, 72032

Law Offices Of Bennett & Williams

904 Garland St.
Little Rock, AR, 72201

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ARAuthorized to practice200306/23/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Forensic Drug Analysis CourseAmerican Chemical Society and Axion Laboratories2015
Summer Session at Harvard Law SchoolNational College For DUI Defense2014
Best Lawyers in Little Rock (Criminal Defense)Little Rock Soirée Magazine2014
Top 100 Trial Lawyers (Arkansas)The National Trial Lawyers2013
Best Lawyers in Little Rock (DWI/Criminal Defense)Little Rock Soiree Magazine2013
Rising StarMid-South Super Lawyers2013
Forensic Chromatography CourseAmerican Chemical Society & Axion Laboratories2012
Best Lawyers in Little Rock (DWI/Criminal Defense)Little Rock Soiree Magazine2012
Rising StarMid-South Super Lawyers2012
Best Lawyers in Little Rock (Criminal Defense)Little Rock Soiree Magazine2011
Rising StarMid-South Super Lawyers2011
Intoximeter EC/IR II Breathalyzer Device CourseArkansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2010
Mastering Scientific EvidenceNational College for DUI Defense2009
Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE)Impaired Driving Specialists, LLC2009
Alco-Sensor FST Supervisor CertificationIntoximeters, Inc.2009
Certification in Operation of BAC DatamasterNational Patent Analytical Systems2009
Alco-Sensor FST Operator CertificationIntoximeters, Inc.2009
GraduateTrial Lawyers College2009
Drug Recognition Expert CourseImpaired Driving Specialists, LLC2008
Mastering Scientific EvidenceNational College for DUI Defense2008
Certification in Standardized Field Sobriety TestingImpaired Driving Specialists, LLC2007
Summer Session at Harvard Law SchoolNational College for DUI Defense2007
Winter SessionNational College for DUI Defense2007
Trial Advocacy ProgramNational Defender Training Project2007
Army Achievement MedalArmy National Guard1993
Army Service RibbonArmy National Guard1992
Army Achievement Medal (Reserve Component)Army National Guard1992
National Defense MedalArmy National Guard1991
Foreign Serice RibbonArmy National Guard1990

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerLaw Offices of Bennett & Williams2007 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
DUI Defense Lawyers AssociationFounding Member2014 - Present
Arkansas Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
National College for DUI DefenseMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
DWI (Drugs) with accident and urine testNot Guilty
DWI with .16 BACNot Guilty
DWI with RefusalNot Guilty

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of LawN/AJ.D.2003
Arkansas State UniversityEnglishSCCT1998
Arkansas State UniversityEnglishM.A.1996
Arkansas State UniversityEnglishB.A.1995

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Arkansas Trial Lawyers AssociationDWI Drugs: Beating the DRE and the Chemical Sample2012
Lonoke County Bar AssociationAdministrative License Suspension Hearings2011
DWI Mock TrialDWI Law2011
Lonoke County Bar AssociationStandardized Field Sobriety Tests2010