Don A. Taylor was born in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, on March 27, 1964, and admitted to the Arkansas Bar in 1989. He received his education from Hendrix College (B.A. in 1986) and from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (J.D. with High Honors in 1989). While in law school, he served as research editor of the University of Little Rock Law Journal, 1988-1989. He is a member of the Arkansas and Washington County Bar Associations, a fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers and a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, the Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel, International Association of Defense Counsel and the Defense Research Institute. He is preeminently rated by Martindale-Hubbell and is listed in Best Lawyers in America.
Practice Areas: Don has a general trial practice, including commercial cases, products liability defense, medical malpractice defense and construction/industrial accident defense. However, Don's primary area of practice has involved most aspects of insurance law, including standard insurance defense, defense of direct actions against insurance carriers, bad faith litigation, coverage opinions and loss investigations with a heavy emphasis in fire losses. Don is also approved counsel for the Grocery Manufacturers Association. He has trial experience in both federal and state courts.