Ryan Allen

Ryan Allen

Attorney at Law

Experience you can count on.

Bachelor of Science from Belmont University

Juris Doctor from the University of Arkansas Bowen School of Law

Member of the American Trial Lawyers Association

Member of the Arkansas Bar Association

Former Board Member of Pulaski County Bar Association

Former Pulaski County Deputy Prosecutor

Former Insurance Defense Attorney

Employment:

Ryan Allen Law Firm
North Little Rock, AR
Attorney at Law 01/05-Present
General civil litigation.
Criminal defense.

Rieves, Rubens & Mayton
Little Rock, AR
Associate Attorney 02/04-10/04
General civil litigation. All aspects of insurance and corporate defense.

Prosecuting Attorney’s Office-6th Judicial District of Arkansas
Little Rock, Arkansas
Deputy Prosecuting Attorney 5/02-3/04
Represented the State in felony and misdemeanor trials and proceedings. Completed 15 jury trials and approximately 100 bench trials. Interviewed witnesses and victims, made filing decisions, drafted and responded to motions. Sat as special judge during juvenile pre-charging diversion program.

Prosecuting Attorney’s Office-22nd Judicial District of Arkansas
Benton, Arkansas
Staff Attorney/Law Clerk 9/01-4/02
Interviewed criminal victims and kept them informed throughout the process.
Helped determine what criminal charges, if any, would apply. Set up criminal files. Drafted pleadings and took part in hearings that involved civil law functions of the prosecutor’s office.

Gill, Elrod, Ragon, Owen and Sherman, P.A.
Little Rock, Arkansas
(AV) Rating from Martindale Hubbell
Law Clerk 4/00-5/01
Courier/Research Assistant 9/99-4/00
Drafted numerous legal documents ranging from motions and briefs to a variety of general pleadings. Provided extensive research and drafted relevant legal memos for attorneys on different types of law, including: utility law, eminent domain, corporate law, real estate transactions, workers’ compensation, and other areas of general litigation. Assisted in trial preparation by organizing trial notebooks and talking to witnesses. Attended and helped prepare for various hearings. Became skilled in Westlaw, Lexis, and LOIS legal search engines.

Allen Productions
Little Rock, Arkansas
Photographer and Film/Video Production Assistant 1995-1998
Created and photographed visual advertising concepts. Clients included: Wal-Mart, Sears, Alltel, Fairfield, AO Smith Corp., Baptist Hospital.

Education:

University of Arkansas William H. Bowen School of Law
Little Rock, Arkansas
J.D. 2001
Class Representative to student government
Member of student division of ABA
Member of Criminal Law Society
Member of student division of The Federalist Society

Belmont University
Nashville, Tennessee
B.S. Biology Cum Laude 1995
Member of Tri-beta Biological Honor Society
Belmont Chemistry Club and Arts Guild

Professional Affiliations:

Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association
American Bar Association
Arkansas Bar Association
Pulaski County Bar Association

Community Service:

Judge-State high school mock trial competition
Medical Missions to Honduras
Volunteer- St. Francis House for underprivileged children, Little Rock
Volunteer-Veteran’s Administration, Nashville

References:

John P. Gill, Senior Partner
Gill, Elrod, Ragon
501-376-3800

W.W. “Dub” Elrod, Partner
Gill, Elrod, Ragon
501-376-3800

Professor M. E. Mullins
501-324-9439

Ryan Allen - Attorney at Law - Licensed in Arkansas & Tennessee

406 W. Pershing, North Little Rock, AR 72114(501) 370-9996ryanallen@ryanallenlaw.com