Michael N. Shannon - Quattlebaum, Grooms & Tull PLLC

Michael N. Shannon

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 501-379-1716

Michael N. Shannon has more than 20 years of experience in commercial and other litigation and is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates.  His practice focuses primarily on complex commercial litigation, class action defense, products liability defense, e-discovery issues, toxic tort litigation, eminent domain and issues affecting the outdoor advertising industry. 

Mr. Shannon has represented a variety of clients in his private practice including shareholders in closely held businesses, multi-national automobile and heavy truck manufacturers, outdoor advertising companies, personal water craft and recreational product manufacturers, insurance companies, high-wealth individuals, national banking institutions, title insurance companies, and multi-national aluminum and oil companies.  He has handled matters in many areas, including products liability, personal injury, class actions, consumer fraud, toxic torts, fiduciary actions, ERISA, employment discrimination, antitrust, shareholder disputes, franchisor-franchisee, contractual disputes, annexation, condemnation, and will contests.


Arkansas Tech UniversityBA 1989University of Arkansas School of LawJ.D. 1992
Defense Research InstituteAmerican Board of Trial AdvocatesAmerican Bar AssociationArkansas Bar FoundationArkansas Bar AssociationKansas Bar AssociationMissouri Bar Association

Case History

James Dockery v. Arkansas Game & Fish Commission, et al. — Successfully represented the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission in an illegal exaction suit where the plaintiff sought a diversion of more than $32 million in gas lease revenues away from the Game & Fish Commission to the State of Arkansas General Fund.  The case was dismissed by the Pulaski County Circuit Court for failure to state a claim and the dismissal was affirmed in a unanimous decision by the Arkansas Supreme Court.

Office Location

111 Center Street, Suite 1900
Little Rock, AR 72201-4420
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs of the Little Rock Metro Area
Michael N. Shannon has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation (Appellate, Breach of Contract, Business Disputes, Civil Litigation, Class Actions, Complex Litigation, Mass Tort, Product Liability, Technology)
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants (Appellate, Civil Litigation, Product Liability, Wrongful Death)
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs (Appellate, Civil Litigation, Product Liability, Wrongful Death)
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs