Arkansas Lawyer Derick Allison

Derick Allison

Derick Allison

Arkansas Attorney
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Derick has established himself as one of the premier trial lawyers in Arkansas, with a reputation for being diligent and aggressive.  He has successfully tried numerous jury trials for criminal defendants, protecting his clients’ rights and freedoms.  In addition, he has tried cases in the areas of serious personal injury, medical negligence, contracts, and business.  These trials have resulted in millions of dollars of judgments being won for clients.  This experience is invaluable in helping clients evaluate their cases, and to make certain they have access to the justice they deserve.  His aggressive courtroom style and thorough preparation are assets to all the firm’s clients.

In addition to a flourishing trial practice, Derick has attended some of the country’s premier estate planning legal education seminars.  He routinely assists clients in developing comprehensive estate plans, regardless of the size or complexity of the estate.  Utilizing a number of different trust planning strategies, he is able to personalize a plan for almost any situation, saving thousands of dollars of unnecessary probate fees for Arkansas families.

Areas of practice

  • Criminal defense
  • Domestic relations, divorce, adoption and custody
  • Real estate litigation
  • Personal injury
  • Auto accidents
  • Probate, trusts and estate planning

Bar admissions

  • Arkansas, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Arkansas


  • University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, Bachelor Degree, 2004
  • University of Arkansas Law School at Fayetteville, J.D., 2007
  • University of Arkansas Legal Clinic

Professional associations and memberships

  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Sebastian County Bar Association

Honors and awards

  • Recognized as the top rated University of Arkansas Pro Bono Law Student, 2007