Allison R. Gladden

Attorney, Associate

Professional Experience

Allison Gladden concentrates her practice in the areas of business bankruptcy, corporate and business law, and business transactions. Allison is a member of the firm’s Banking & Finance Law Practice Group, Bankruptcy Practice Group, and Business & Corporate Law Practice Group. She has represented both debtors and creditors in complex bankruptcy proceedings, and in litigation and transactions both in and out of bankruptcy. As part of her bankruptcy practice, Allison has become proficient in other disciplines, in particular information technology, public finance, and improvement district law. She is well-versed in the law of Arkansas limited liability companies, and has advised clients on a broad range of LLC matters, including formation, operating agreements, member and derivative actions, and membership interest buy-sell and securitization agreements. Allison joined the firm in 2020.

Practice Areas

  • Bankruptcy
  • Debtor/Creditor Law
  • Business and corporate law

Court Admissions

  • Arkansas state courts
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court

Professional Associations

  • Arkansas Bar Association member
  • Pulaski County Bar Association member
  • American Bar Association member

Presentation and Thought Leadership

  • Beyond Direct vs. Derivative: What Muccio v. Hunt Tells Us About Arkansas LLCs; The Arkansas Lawyer (2016).
  • Presenter at CLE programs on the topic of the intersection of LLC interests and debtor/creditor relationships

Noteworthy

  • Mid-South Super Lawyers - Rising Star in Bankruptcy
  • Named one of “The Best Lawyers in Little Rock” by Little Rock Soiree Magazine, 2018
  • Former United States Tennis Association Certified Official

Education

  • J.D., with Honors, UALR William H. Bowen School of Law, 2008
  • B.A., English (creative writing), Rhodes College, 1999