A. Cale Block

Attorney, Member

Professional Experience

Cale Block concentrates his practice in the areas of corporate and business law, construction law, utility/regulatory law, and mergers and acquisitions. Cale is a member of the firm's Business & Corporate Practice Group, Construction Practice Group, Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group, and Regulated Utilities Practice Group. As part of his practice, he assists small to large-sized businesses with a wide range of legal needs, including handling disputes, drafting documents, and buying/selling businesses. Cale’s clients see him as a problem solver and a valued member of their team. As a member of a full-service business firm, Cale’s focus is to assist his clients in achieving their full potential by using all the resources at his firm’s disposal. He thrives on helping clients find creative ways to accomplish their goals and strives to add value wherever and however he can. In addition to his practice as an attorney, Cale is also a Certified Arkansas Mediator.

Practice Areas

  • Business and corporate law
  • Construction law
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Utility/Regulatory
  • Bankruptcy

Court Admissions

  • Arkansas state courts
  • U.S. Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
  • Arkansas state Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission

Professional Associations

  • Arkansas Bar Association member
  • American Bar Association member

Community Involvement

  • Kiwanis Club of Downtown Little Rock
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arkansas
  • UALR William H. Bowen School of Law Professional Mentor Program
  • Member of New Life Church

Presentation & Thought Leadership

  • Regular contributor to the American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry, Annual Construction Law Update
  • Presenter at CLE programs concerning creditors' rights, real estate, advanced legal research techniques, and dispute resolution via mediation.
  • Presenter at CEU program concerning legal issues in mental health

Noteworthy

  • Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible rating for ethics and legal ability
  • Named to Super Lawyers’ Mid-South Rising Stars list
  • Named Site-based Big Brother of the Year in 2011
  • Member of Arkansas State University’s Chancellor’s Cabinet
  • Served as work day and new member chair for the Kiwanis Club of Downtown Little Rock, as well as the club’s secretary
  • Authored Burning Down the House to Roast the Pig: AnAnalysis of the FCC’s Regulation of Sexuality, Published in Volume 16 of theAdelphia Law Journal
  • Served as Associate Editor of the Adelphia Law Journal in2006-2007

Education

  • J.D., with Honors, University of Arkansas in Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, 2007
  • B.S. in Journalism, minor in English, summa cum laude with University Honors Arkansas State University, 2004