ATTORNEYS

JOHN S. "JACK" CHERRY, JR.
Attorney, Of Counsel
Jack Cherry
(501) 707-6118

Professional Experience

With more than 40 years of experience, John S. “Jack” Cherry, Jr. has handled well over 100 jury trials involving claims of personal injury, wrongful death, toxic tort, products liability, ROPS, motor vehicle accidents, truck accidents, medical and dental negligence, premises liability, construction site accidents and aviation accidents. He joined the firm in 1970.

Practice Areas

  • Products liability
  • Insurance coverage
  • Lender liability
  • Wrongful discharge
  • Testamentary capacity
  • Premises liability

Court Admissions

  • Arkansas Supreme Court
  • U.S. Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association member
  • Arkansas Bar Association member and fellow
  • Pulaski County Bar Association member
  • International Association of Defense Counsel member
  • Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel member
  • American Board of Trial Advocates member
  • Henry Woods Inn of Court member
  • Harmonie Group Board of Directors

Noteworthy

  • Served as Special Chief Justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court.
  • Clerked for Chief Justice Carlton Harris of the Arkansas Supreme Court.
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers list since 2007.
  • Two years active duty in the U.S. Army.
  • Continuing service in Army Reserve with the rank of Captain.

Education

  • L.L.B., University of Arkansas, 1966
  • B.A., Southwestern at Memphis (Rhodes College)