Thomas P. Leggett has practiced exclusively in the area of public finance since 1976. His practice encompasses bond and other debt offerings issued by or on behalf of the various public instrumentalities in Arkansas and elsewhere. Tom specializes in the public financing of private business projects and has participated in the financing of industrial facilities throughout Arkansas and in a number of other states. His professional experience includes serving as bond counsel for industrial development revenue bond issues for all types and sizes of industries. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Public Finance and Economic Development Law.


  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1970
  • Washington and Lee University, B.S., magna cum laude,1967
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Beta Gamma Sigma


  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, since 2007
    • Public Finance
    • Economic Development Law
  • Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
  • U.S. Army, 1971-73

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Associations and Memberships

  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Arkansas Economic Developers & Chambers Executives 
  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Pulaski County Bar Association


  • Arkansas, 1970
  • Virginia, 1970