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  1. Ryan J. Jewell Selected by The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 for Criminal Defense

    The Law Office of Jason M. Hatfield, P.A. congratulates attorney Ryan J. Jewell for the honor of selection by The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 for Criminal Defense in 2019. Attorney, Ryan J. Jewell has been awarded the Top 40 Under 40 list …Read More

  2. Super Lawyers Recognizes Attorney Jason Hatfield for Fifth Time

    Super Lawyer Jason Hatfield was named for the fifth time an honor reserved for lawyers who exhibit excellence in law practice. Only 5% of attorneys across the country are selected to this prestigious group. To be considered, an attorney must be nominated anonymously by an …Read More

  3. Workers’ Comp for Truck Drivers in Arkansas

    If you are semi truck driver, a serious injury could end your career and leave you coping with medical bills and financial uncertainty. Fortunately, Arkansas laws are in place to protect you and your family if you experience a serious injury while you are working. …Read More

  4. Jason Hatfield Recognized as One of Arkansas’ Best Work Compensation Attorneys Located in Springdale, Arkansas

    Congratulations to Jason M. Hatfield for again being recognized in the Arkansas Times 2019 “Best Lawyers in Arkansas” edition as one of the Best Workers’ Compensation Lawyers in Arkansas. Each year the Arkansas Times recognizes the lawyers of the year for this distinguished honor and …Read More

  5. Jason M. Hatfield Testifies in Favor of Injured Workers

    Jason M. Hatfield

    There is a current bill before the Arkansas Legislature to abolish the Made Whole Doctrine. The bill would place insurance industry financial interests ahead of the interests of injured Arkansas workers. Opposition Testimony Before the House Public Welfare and Labor Committee My argument before the …Read More

  6. What’s in Your Cup Holder? A Quick Primer on the Arkansas Open Container Law

    We all know it’s dangerous – and illegal – to drink and drive, but did you know it’s illegal in Arkansas to drive with an open alcohol container in your vehicle? If caught, you’ll face Class C Misdemeanor charges, up to 30 days in jail, …Read More

  7. Do I Need a Reason to Get a Divorce in Arkansas?

    The short answer is yes. While many states recognize and permit no-fault divorces, Arkansas does not. To get a divorce in Arkansas, you must have a reason. Not just any reason will do. You must have and plead specific legal grounds for the divorce. To …Read More

  8. Appealing a Denial of Workers’ Compensation Benefits in Arkansas

    Many times, potential clients call and tell me that they have not been told why their claim was denied.  The insurance carrier will simply tell them they don’t have a “compensable claim.” This would be frustrating to anyone.  When hired, my firm immediately files what …Read More

  9. Springdale Attorney Jason Hatfield Selected Among America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators for 2018

    June 4, 2018 – Jason Hatfield has been selected among America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators for 2018. Selection to America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators is by invitation only and is reserved to identify the nation’s most exceptional trial attorneys in high stakes legal …Read More

  10. Fayetteville Law Firm Moves to Springdale, AR

    SPRINGDALE, AR – The Law Office of Jason M. Hatfield, P.A. has relocated their office to 1025 E Don Tyson Pkwy, Springdale, AR which will be their new location for the long term. In 2016, the 20-year-old Fayetteville law firm purchased an acre lot with …Read More