Debra Joan Cheatham Reece

Debra Joan Cheatham Reece

Criminal Defense Attorney

Russellville, AR





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About Me

I love the law. It's that simple. It's all I ever wanted to do. I worked hard all my life, raised two sons as a single mom after divorcing when they were young, and watched while people I knew and loved got screwed by the system. I became a lawyer to try to help people in that system. My practice is state-wide, although I love Pope County and moved back here to be close to my dad and brother....

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Very Knowledgeable & Dedicated Attorney With Tenacity and Excellent Skills.

Posted by: Mark over 1 year ago.

I had spoken to several Attorneys in the local area and one of them suggested Ms. Reece out of Russellville. I drove the longer distance to meet her...
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Showing 2 of 20 peer endorsements

Christian K. Lassen II
Christian Lassen

Philadelphia, PA

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.
Deborah L Hardin
Deborah Hardin

Cabot, AR

12 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

If I were facing criminal charges, Debra Reece is the first person that I would call. There is no other attorney that I would trust with my freedom!
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2003 License Status: Authorized to practice for the state of Arkansas.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/11/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2002 – 2004

Arkansas Supreme Court


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2003 Juris Doctorate w/ High Honors in Law

UALR Bowen School of Law


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2013 Mid-South Rising Stars

Super Lawyers


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2005- present Member

Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association

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2010 "The Dangers of Dabbling in Criminal Defense"

Arkansas Trial Lawyer's Association "Docket" Magazine

Speaking Engagements

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2009 Criminal Appeals

at Appellate Advocacy Seminar

2007 Solo Practitioner Office Mgmt

at Solo practitioner panel