Frederick S. Ursery

Litigation

Of Counsel

  • (501) 370-1555
  • ursery@fridayfirm.com
  • (501) 244-5355

Biography

Frederick S. Ursery’s practice is focused on litigation for clients in a broad variety of industries. He is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers and previously served as its state chair. He is the past president of the Arkansas Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates. Fred is listed in The Best Lawyers of America for Personal Injury Litigation, Labor & Employment Law and Railroad Law. He was recently recognized as one of Arkansas’s Top 50: Super Lawyers.

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Education

  • Columbia Law School, LL.B., 1967
  • Vanderbilt University, B.A., cum laude, 1964

Noteworthy

  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow
  • Arkansas Bar Association Outstanding Lawyer Award, 1996
  • Listed The Best Lawyers in America for Personal Injury Litigation, Labor & Employment Law and Railroad Law
  • Honored by Arkansas Bar Association for 50 Years of Service, 2017
  • Pulaski County Bar Association Outstanding Lawyer Award, 2005
  • Selected by attorney peers for inclusion in Mid-South Super Lawyers; named Top 50: Arkansas, 2016

Representative Clients

  • Central Arkansas Risk Management Association
  • Travelers Insurance Company

Associations & Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, President, Arkansas Chapter, 1996—1997
  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow, State Chair, 2001—2003
  • Arkansas Bar Association, President, 2004—2005
  • Pulaski County Bar Association, President, 1987—1988
  • Member, Supreme Court Committee on Model Jury Instructions, 1970—1995
  • State Board of Law Examiners, 1979—1982
  • William R. Overton American Inn of Court, President, 1990—1991

Admissions

  • Arkansas, 1967
  • United States District Courts of Arkansas, Eastern and Western Districts
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

Additional Links: 

Arkansas Bar Honors Lawyers

Mid-South Super Lawyers