Legal Services


Bristow & Richardson, PLLC offers a large variety of legal services in Jonesboro and Northeast Arkansas. Following is a brief description of our primary areas of practice.


Personal Injury

For matters involving those that have suffered an injury to the body or mind as a result of the negligence or wrongdoing of another. Types of cases include car accidents, pedestrian accidents, slip & fall accidents, truck accidents, wrongful death claims, product liability, and medical malpractice. The goal is to make the injured party whole again by obtaining compensation or "damages" for the victim's losses. Damages include monetary damages, medical expenses, property damages, pain and suffering, loss of earnings capacity, emotional distress, loss of consortium or companionship, legal costs, attorney fees and punitive damages. The attorneys at Bristow & Richardson, PLLC have extensive experience in personal injury cases in Jonesboro and around the state of Arkansas.


Criminal Law

For all cases involving crimes committed against the public. Unlike civil litigation services, which deals only with private disputes, criminal services are specifically designed for charges made against an individual or several individuals by the government. The attorneys at Bristow & Richardson, PLLC have experience representing accused members of the public both in felony and misdemeanor cases in Jonesboro and Northeast Arkansas.


Family Law

For all matters relating to legal aspects in regards to relationships between members of a family. This includes marriage and divorce, child custody, comtempt actions, the writing of wills, adoption and any other matters related to family relationships.


Social Security Disability

Social Security Disability is a government program designed to help people that are unable to realize gainful employment due to a mental or physical disability. Obtaining benefits under this program can often involve lengthy delays and extensive paperwork. The attorneys at Bristow & Richardson, PLLC have decades of experience assisting individuals from Jonesboro and Northeast Arkansas with this complex process.


Workers' Compensation

For all matters related to job-related accidents and disease. Bristow & Richardson, PLLC, takes great care in protecting employees and their dependents from financial burdens imposed by a job-related injury.


These are only a few of the many services that Bristow & Richardson, PLLC offers. For more information, or if you would like to schedule an appointment with one of our experienced Paragould attorneys, call us or visit our office today.