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H. William Allen

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Managing Partner
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* AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
* Best Lawyers, 2012

Practice Areas

Admitted

  • Arkansas, Illinois (inactive) and Missouri (inactive), 1969

Education

  • Washington University, J.D.

Associations & Memberships
Pulaski County (President, 1984 – 1985), Arkansas (Chairman, Committee on Ethics, 1989 – 1992) and American (United Nations Representative, 2009 – 2010; National Law Day, Chair, 2007 – 2008; Board of Governors, 2002 – 2005; Board Finance Chair, 2004 – 2005; State Delegate, House of Delegates, 1991 – 2000, 2009; Council, Section of Litigation, 1991 – 1994; Chairman, Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility, 1978 – 1984, Eighth Circuit Representative, Federal Judiciary Committee, 1996 – 2001) Bar Associations; American Bar Foundation (President, 1988 – 1990); American Judicature Society (Member, Board of Directors, 1981 – 1985); American Law Institute.

Biographical Details
Recipient, Arkansas Bar Association C.E. Ransick Award of Excellence, 2009; Pulaski County Bar Outstanding Lawyer Award, 1991; Assistant U.S. Attorney, Northern District of Illinois (Chicago), 1969 – 1970; Special Assistant to the President, American Bar Association, 1970 – 1971 (Chicago); Special Chief Justice, Arkansas Supreme Court, 1980. Listed in Best Lawyers in America for five categories: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Banking & Finance Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation and Securities Litigation. Listed in Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Business Litigation, 2000 to present. Listed in Mid-South Super Lawyers, 2007 to present. Fellow: Life Fellow, American Bar Foundation. Sustaining Fellow, Arkansas Bar Foundation. Fellow, American Bar Association Section of Litigation; American Bar Association Fund for Justice and Education (President’s Club).

Agencies
1969 – 1970 Assistant United Sates Attorney, Northern District of Illinois (Chicago); 1970 – 1971 Assistant to the President, American Bar Association (Chicago)

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