Kathy McCarroll

Kathy McCarroll

Friday Eldredge & Clark LLP

Recognized since 2021

Little Rock, Arkansas

Practice Areas

Appellate Practice

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Insurance Law

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Kathy McCarroll joined the firm in 2014 as a member of the Litigation Group. Her practice focuses on business litigation, personal injury defense, railroad law, products liability defense and appellate advocacy. In 2019, Mid-South Super Lawyers listed Kathy as a “Rising Star.” Prior to law school, Kathy enjoyed a successful career in communications with an emphasis on speechwriting. Kathy got her start in speechwriting while working on a U.S. presidential campaign. She later became the speechwriter for a prominent Washington, D.C.-based think tank. Since then, Kathy has worked across federal and state government, including serving as a speechwriter in The White House Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs and as a communications specialist for the Arkansas Attorney General. Most recently, Kathy worked as a public affairs specialist for a Little Rock advertising agency, utilizing her writing skills to achieve marketing solutions for clients across both the private and public sectors. Kathy graduated summa cum laude from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Bowen School of Law in 2014. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Wellesley College in 2003. In the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, she was named "One to Watch."


  • 400 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 2000
    Little Rock, AR 72201-3493


  • University of Arkansas - Little Rock, JD, graduated 2014
  • Wellesley College, B.A., Political Science, graduated 2003

Bar Admissions

  • Arkansas, Arkansas


  • Arkansas Association of Women Lawyers. - Member
  • Arkansas Bar Association - Member
  • Downtown Little Rock Kiwanis Club - Member
  • IADC Trial Academy - 2018
  • Pulaski County Bar Association - Member
  • Quapaw Quarter Association - Board Member 2014-2019

Court Admissions

  • United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
  • Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals

Friday Eldredge & Clark LLP
Headquarters: Little Rock, Arkansas

62 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

8 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America 2022 for work in:

  • Construction Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Law
  • Appellate Practice

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