Academy Member Inducted 2023

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Don A. Taylor, Mediator, Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Don A. Taylor

Davis, Butt, Taylor & Clark, PLC
75 N. East Ave.
Suite 402
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Tel: (479) 521-7600
Website: www.dbtcfirm.com
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Recognized to Arkansas Chapter for Mediation Other ADR Services: ADR Training/CME, Discovery Referee, Early Neutral Evaluation, Mini-Trial Judge
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  • Practice Commenced: 2015
  • Total Mediations (as of Feb 2023): 500
  • Total Arbitrations (as of Feb 2023): 20
Practice Percentages
  • FAYETTEVILLE-SPRINGDALE
  • FORT SMITH
  • JONEBORO
  • LITTLE ROCK
  • PINE BLUFF
  • RUSSELLVILLE
  • TEXARKANA

Biographical

Don A. Taylor was born in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, on March 27, 1964, and admitted to the Arkansas Bar in 1989. He received his education from Hendrix College (B.A. in 1986) and from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (J.D. with High Honors in 1989). While in law school, he served as research editor of the University of Little Rock Law Journal, 1988-1989. He is a member of the Arkansas and Washington County Bar Associations and a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, serving as the Arkansas State Chair in 2014. He is also a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and the Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel. He is rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, and is listed by Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers in America. He was given the Outstanding Defense Attorney Award by the Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel for 2014-2015. Don has a general trial practice, including commercial cases, medical and legal malpractice defense and construction/industrial accident defense. However, Don’s primary area of practice has involved most aspects of insurance law, including standard insurance defense, defense of direct actions against insurance carriers, bad faith litigation, coverage opinions and loss investigations with a heavy emphasis in fire losses. Don is also a certified civil and probate mediator.


Case Experience

  • Agricultural
  • Appellate
  • Arts (Fine/Performing)
  • Automotive
  • Banking & Finance
  • Business Dissolution
  • Commercial/Business
  • Community Associations
  • Construction
  • Contract Disputes
  • Debt Collections
  • Employment
  • Engineering
  • Environmental
  • Family Businesses
  • Health Care
  • Industrial
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Land Use/Planning
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Lemon Law
  • Libel & Slander
  • Local Govt./Municipalities
  • Medical Devices
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mining
  • Nursing Homes
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Premises Liability
  • Probate
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Railroad & Trucking
  • Real Estate
  • Religious Institutions
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Sports
  • Technology
  • Title Disputes
  • Torts
  • Trademarks/Patents
  • Transportation
  • Trusts / Estates
  • Unfair Competition
  • Utilities
  • Wrongful Death

Education

  • Hendrix College (B.A. in 1986)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (J.D. with High Honors in 1989).
  • Research Editor of the University of Little Rock Law Journal, 1988-1989

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member of the Arkansas and Washington County Bar Associations
  • Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, serving as the Arkansas State Chair in 2014.
  • Member of the American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Member Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbel
  • Listed by Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers in America.
  • He was given the Outstanding Defense Attorney Award by the Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel for 2014-2015

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