John Kooistra III practices real estate law, banking law, commercial law, commercial litigation and bankruptcy law. He was born in Little Rock and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Central Arkansas in 1977. Mr. Kooistra received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Arkansas School of Law in 1980. He was admitted to the Arkansas bar in 1980. Mr. Kooistra is an approved attorney for Lawyer’s Title Insurance Corporation. He is a past lecturer in banking law topics and represents many local and regional banks in bank related issues. He has served on the banking and real estate law committees of the Arkansas Bar Association.