William O. "Bill" James, Jr.

William O. "Bill" James, Jr.: Attorney with James Law Firm


Delta Theta Phi (President, 1992-1993; Senate Dean). Recipient: President's Award, Pulaski County Bar Association, 1998, 2003 and 2005; President's Award, Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2000; Outstanding Members of New Lawyer's Division Award, Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association, 1997-1998. Named among Top Criminal Lawyers in Arkansas, Arkansas Times bi-annual poll, 2000/2002. 2004 Arkansas Business recognized as one of the 40 under 40 influential people in Business and Politics in Arkansas 2004. Voted "Most Likely to Succeed in Practice of Law," 1994. Member of Community Housing Advisory Board, City of Little Rock, 2003-Present.

Areas of Practice (60)

  • Criminal Law
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Business Law
  • Juvenile Law
  • Felonies
  • Drug Crimes
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Fraud
  • White Collar Crime
  • Post Conviction Appeals
  • Assault and Battery
  • Burglary
  • Capital Offenses
  • Civil Forfeiture
  • Crime Victims Compensation
  • Criminal Antitrust
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Criminal Conspiracy
  • Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Forfeiture
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Criminal Prosecution
  • Death Penalty
  • Drivers License Suspension
  • Electronic Surveillance
  • Expungements
  • Extortion
  • Extradition
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Forensic DNA
  • Forensic Science
  • Forgery
  • Grand Jury Practice
  • Habeas Corpus
  • Hit and Run
  • Homicide
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Extradition
  • Mail Fraud
  • Malicious Prosecution
  • Manslaughter
  • Misdemeanors
  • Money Laundering
  • Murder
  • Parole and Probation
  • Post-Conviction Remedies
  • Search and Seizure
  • Shoplifting
  • Stalking
  • Theft
  • Traffic Violations
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Victims Rights
  • Weapons Charges
  • Wire Fraud
  • Wiretapping

Education & Credentials

University Attended:
University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, B.S.B.A., Finance and Banking, 1991
Law School Attended:
University of Arkansas at Little Rock,, J.D., 1994
Year of First admission:
U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas; U.S. District Court, Western District of Arkansas; 1994, Arkansas
Pulaski County (President, 2003-2004; Secretary/Treasurer, 2001-2002; Member, Board of Directors, 1997-2001; Chairman, Law Week, 1998-2001, 2005), Arkansas (Member, Board of Governors, 2004—; House of Delegates, 1999-2001; Chairman, Criminal Law Division, 2004-2005) and American Bar Associations; Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association (Chairman: New Lawyers Division, 1996-1997; Criminal Law Division, 1998-1999; Member, Board of Directors, 1998-2000); Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (President 2001-2003; Secretary/Treasurer 2000-2001); National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member, Board of Directors, 2002-2004, 2005—).
Birth Information:
Great Falls, Montana, January 29, 1965

Peer Reviews

Client Reviews

Reviews Not Shown
This attorney has chosen not to display reviews provided by their clients

Write a Review


Little Rock, Arkansas

Contact William O. "Bill" James, Jr.

Required Fields

Required Fields

By clicking on the "Submit" button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Martindale and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.

You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The Internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.