Attorney, Member
Brent Wakefield
(501) 707-6130

Professional Experience
S. Brent Wakefield is a member of the firm’s Employment Law Practice Group. He served as the Chief of Military Justice prosecuting numerous courts-martial at Shaw Air Force Base, Sumter, South Carolina. He also served at Randolph Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, concentrating on Federal Labor Law issues. He spent three years at Sheppard Air Force Base, Wichita Falls, Texas, defending medical malpractice cases against the Air Force. He joined the firm in 2007.

Practice Areas

  • Employment discrimination
  • General civil litigation
  • Products liability defense
  • Personal injury defense
  • Insurance defense

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association member
  • Arkansas Bar Association member
  • Pulaski County Bar Association member
  • Henry Woods Inn of Court member
  • Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel member
  • Defense Research Institute member

Presentations and Thought Leadership


  • Served in the United States Air Force Judge Advocate General’s Corps, achieved rank of Major.
  • Instructor at the Air Force School of Healthcare Sciences.
  • Clerked at the Pulaski County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for two years.
  • Served as Associate Notes Editor and finally as Associate Editor-in-Chief of the UALR Law Review.
  • Active leader and member of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity at Arkansas Tech University.


  • J.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, 1999
  • B.A. in History/Political Science, Arkansas Tech University in Russellville, Arkansas, 1995