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Gordon Smeade Rather

Gordon Smeade Rather Jr

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Practice areas:

Litigation, Defective and Dangerous Products, Admiralty & Maritime, Personal Injury

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1968

  1. Personal Injury: 25%
  2. Admiralty & Maritime: 25%
  3. Defective and Dangerous Products: 25%
  4. Litigation: 25%

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Contact Info

Wright, Lindsey & Jennings LLP

200 West Capitol Avenue
Suite 2300
Little Rock, AR, 72201

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ARAuthorized to practice196805/21/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2008
Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in AmericaLawdragon2007
RecognizedChambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business2007
Lawdragon 500 Leading Litigators in AmericaLawdragon2007
Mid-South Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2007
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2007
Mid-South Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2006
Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in AmericaLawdragon2006
RecognizedChambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business2006
Lawdragon 500 Leading Litigators in AmericaLawdragon2006
Outstanding Lawyer AwardArkansas Bar Association2006
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2006
RecognizedChambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business2005
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2005
Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in AmericaLawdragon2005
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2004
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2003
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2002
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2001
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2000
Outstanding Lawyer AwardPulaski County Bar Association2000
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America1999
Masters in Trial AwardAmerican Board of Trial Advocates1994

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesPresident1996 - 1996
American Board of Trial AdvocatesBoard of Directors1989 - Present
American Board of Trial Advocates (Arkansas chapter)President1987 - 1988
Fellows of the American Bar Foundation (Arkansas Chapter)MemberN/A
Arkansas Bar FoundationFellowN/A
Pulaski County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Arkansas Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionMemberN/A
Maritime Law Association of the United StatesProctorN/A
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
Arkansas Association of Defense CounselMemberN/A
International Academy of Trial LawyersState ChairN/A
International Academy of Trial LawyersFellowN/A
American College of Trial LawyersFellowN/A
Henry Woods Inn of CourtMember EmeritusN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duke University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1968
Vanderbilt UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1961

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