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WOMACK PHELPS successfully defended their clients in the case of Fulmer et al. v. Hurt et al. before the Arkansas Court of Appeals. The plaintiffs obtained a judgment against a limited liability company in another suit and then sought to enforce the judgment against the members of the LLC. The plaintiffs’ effort to pierce the […]

JONESBORO – An area designated for students, which includes a lounge and a reference and seminar room named in honor of two local attorneys, will be dedicated in a special ceremony Friday, Feb. 10, at noon at Arkansas State University. (from left) Board of Trustees member Stacy Crawford, Tom Womack, John Phelps, Board of Trustees […]

Jonesboro, AR, United States — Womack Phelps Puryear Mayfield & McNeil, P.A. attorney John V. Phelps was recently selected as 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants in the Jonesboro area. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” […]

Jonesboro, AR, United States — U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for the sixth consecutive year, announce the “Best Law Firms” rankings. Womack Phelps Puryear Mayfield & McNeil, P.A. has been ranked in the 2017 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list regionally in three practice areas. Firms included in the […]

Jonesboro, AR, United States — Womack Phelps Puryear Mayfield & McNeil, P.A. is pleased to announce that two lawyers have been named to the 2017 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the […]

Congratulations to WPM partner, Mark Mayfield, on being named 2016-2017 Chairman of the Board of Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce at the 101st Annual Meeting of the Chamber in October. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE ARTICLE

JONESBORO, AR – January, 2016 – The Jonesboro, Arkansas, based law firm of Womack Phelps Puryear Mayfield & McNeil recently named Ryan M. Wilson a principal of the firm. Originally from Little Rock, Wilson received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee. He graduated with a Juris Doctorate […]

Congratulations to Richard Lusby on being elected Circuit Court Judge of District 2, the Division 2 position. The Second Judicial District consists of Clay, Crittenden, Craighead, Greene, Mississippi and Poinsett Counties. He will be sworn into service on January 1, 2017. His Court will adjudicate family and juvenile issues which are particularly susceptible to the […]

The U.S.News – Best Lawyers®, the leading survey of lawyers worldwide, have ranked WPM as a “Tier 1 Best Law Firm” for 2015. Rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes peer review from leading attorneys in their field. Attorneys Tom Womack and John V. Phelps have also been selected as “Best Lawyers” […]

September 2011- WPM has been recognized as the top medium-size law firm in Arkansas for Business and Transactions in the 2011 Business Edition of Super Lawyers. WPM is the only firm in the state to receive this honor. Super Lawyers selects attorneys and law firms for recognition based upon “a rigorous, multiphase rating process” combining peer […]