John D. Davis - Wright, Lindsey & Jennings LLP

John D. Davis

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
Phone: 501-212-1373

John Davis represents employers in the areas of labor and employment law and workers’ compensation defense. He spends a considerable amount of his time advising clients in connection with a variety of employment-related matters, including terminations, severance agreements, wage and hour issues, union avoidance, union negotiations, arbitrations, personnel policies and compliance with federal, state and local employment laws. In addition, Davis frequently appears before the Arkansas Workers’ Compensation Commission on behalf of insurance carriers and self-insured employers.

Davis's recent experience includes:

  • Assisting a client in negotiating contracts to supply biomass feed stock to alternative energy companies in the U.S. and overseas.
  • Representing a client in an audit conducted by the United States Department of Labor (Wage & Hour Division) where no penalties or back wages were assessed.
  • Successfully defending a client in a controverted workers' compensation claim where an employee alleged he was permanently and totally disabled because of a back injury.

Auburn UniversityBS 1975University of Arkansas School of LawJ.D. 1980

Office Location

200 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 2300
Little Rock, AR 72201-3699
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Workers' Compensation Law - Employers of the Little Rock Metro Area
John D. Davis has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Administrative / Regulatory Law
Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment
Workers' Compensation Law - Employers