Tagged: howard brill

Little Rock Lawyer Dies, Stranding Clients' Cash

by Mark Friedman 10/8/2018 12:00 am

Two of Robert Holitik's newest clients are scrambling to get their retainer money back after Holitik died unexpectedly and without a succession plan for his solo law practice.

Mayflower RV Case Awards Defy Precedent, Appeal Says

by Gwen Moritz 6/11/2018 12:00 am

A $1 million judgment awarded to the widow of a man who died cleaning up debris following the 2014 Mayflower tornado could be the subject of an Arkansas Supreme Court review of decades of legal precedent.

Howard Brill Questions Legal Ethics of GoFundMe

by Mark Friedman 5/21/2018 12:00 am

Howard Brill, the renowned University of Arkansas School of Law professor, told a group of attorneys last week that he was troubled by a case involving a Little Rock lawyer who started a GoFundMe campaign to fund a lawsuit.

Officials Remove Themselves from Wendell Griffen Investigations

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 5/31/2017 6:54 am

The top two officials for a judicial ethics panel removed themselves from investigations involving Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen.

Goodson Announces Bid for Arkansas Chief Justice

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 9/2/2015 10:21 am

Justice Courtney Goodson has launched her bid to lead the Arkansas Supreme Court, vowing to represent "common sense, conservative" values in the post.

Hutchinson Names Law Professor as New Chief Justice

by Mark Carter 8/25/2015 11:33 am

Long-time University of Arkansas law professor Howard Brill will serve out the term of retiring Arkansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Jim Hannah, Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced Tuesday.