Firm Profile

Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard P.L.L.C.


425 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 1800
Little Rock, AR 72201
United States
(501) 688.8800

Firm Details


Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. is a full-service corporate law firm that provides strategic, trusted counsel to clients in business, litigation, regulated entities and insurance regulatory sectors. Established in 1954, the firm currently employs more than 90 attorneys in Little Rock, Rogers and Jonesboro, Arkansas and Austin, Texas.

Mitchell Williams brings together decades of diverse professional experience and extensive relationships to offer clients in Arkansas and across the United States the most comprehensive legal services and solutions possible. The firm strives to foster personalized, one-on-one lawyer-client relationships while at the same time emphasizing the team approach to solving complex legal problems.

Many of the attorneys at Mitchell Williams joined the firm with established and distinguished careers in government, business and law. From working in the public sector as department heads, staff attorneys or general counsel to various state and federal agencies, to serving as in-house counsel for major corporations, the attorneys at Mitchell Williams provide first-hand experience to help clients meet the complex business needs required to succeed in today’s challenging economic climate.

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R. T. Beard III
Managing Director

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in Arkansas with 18 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Little Rock with 12 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Rogers with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Austin in Insurance Law with 4 lawyers


Heather Haywood, APR
Director of Marketing and Public Relations

Firm Practice Areas

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Litigation and Controversy - Tax
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Project Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Sports Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Water Law

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Jonesboro, AR

100 East Huntington Avenue, Suite C

Jonesboro, AR 72401

United States

(870) 938.6262

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Little Rock, AR

425 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 1800

Little Rock, AR 72201

United States

(501) 688.8800

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Rogers, AR

4206 South J.B. Hunt Drive, Suite 200

Rogers, AR 72758

United States

(479) 464.5650

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Austin, TX

500 West Fifth Street, Suite 1150

Austin, TX 78701

United States

(512) 480.5100

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