Smith, Williams, Hughes, & Meeks LLP

Central Arkansas Insurance Defense

Strong insurance defense begins with a strong team. The attorneys at Smith, Williams, Hughes, & Meeks LLP have over 100 years of combined experience in providing specialized legal representation to thousands of clients involving all aspects of insurance defense and litigation.

About Us

A Strong History of Experience

Joe Kilpatrick, Mike Aud, and Gene Williams founded the firm in 1997 with a focus on Insurance Defense. These Attorneys worked together for more than a dozen years in the Anderson & Kilpatrick law firm defending civil lawsuits. A few years later in 2000, Mike Aud left the firm and the remaining two pooled their talents with Russell Meeks, another lawyer with experience in insurance defense litigation. In 2004, Richard Smith joined the firm after several years of clerking for Circuit Judge John Ward and at the Barber Law Firm. In 2013, Karen Hughes joined the firm following 25 years of insurance defense experience with two local firms, Laser Law Firm and Watts, Donovan, and Tilley.

Smith, Williams, Hughes, & Meeks LLP is composed of four highly experienced lawyers, each from varying legal backgrounds.

Areas of Practice

Strong Representation in Insurance Defense

Smith, Williams, Hughes, & Meeks LLP is composed of four attorneys that have years of experience in various areas of insurance defense and litigation. Together, they create a diverse practice that has represented numerous insurance companies and their insureds. They represent every level of client, from individual insureds and small local businesses, to national corporations, providing the same level of professionalism and advocacy to all. In every practice area, Smith, Williams, Hughes, & Meeks LLP is committed to handling their clients' legal cases efficiently and effectively.
Learn More

Our Team

Over 100 Years of Experience

Smith, Williams, Hughes, and Meeks LLP is comprised of a highly specialized team practicing insurance defense for numerous companies and their clients throughout the State of Arkansas. Whether through settlement, mediation, arbitration or trial, our team has the experience, skill and knowledge to handle your insurance litigation.
Meet Our Team
Smith, Williams, Hughes, & Meeks, LLP is located in Little Rock, AR, but maintains a statewide practice, serving clients in all counties throughout the state of Arkansas.

Attorney Advertising. This website is designed for general information only. The information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship.
© 2019 Smith, WIlliams, Highes, & Meeks LLP | All Rights Reserved.