Bruce B. Tidwell

Real Estate


  • 501-370-1496
  • [email protected]
  • 501-244-5310
  • 400 West Capitol Avenue Suite 2000 Little Rock, Arkansas 72201-3493


Bruce B. Tidwell is a partner in the Real Estate Practice Group devoting a substantial portion of his practice defending clients in civil litigation involving real estate issues, such as title and boundary disputes, as well as representing both landowners and condemning authorities in eminent domain litigation.  

Bruce also works with healthcare providers on a variety of regulatory and contracting issues.  Based on this work, Bruce has been recognized by Best Lawyers in Health Law and Real Estate Law.  In 2013, Bruce was recognized by Best Lawyers as the "Lawyer of the Year" in Health Care Law.  


  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law, J.D., With Honors, 1996, Member, University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock, BBA, 1993


  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Health Care Law, since 2010
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law, since 2020
  • Named by The Best Lawyers in America as "Lawyer of the Year," Health Care Law, Little Rock, 2013
  • Speaker at 2018 National Conference on Eminent Domain 
  • Professional Land Surveyor, State of Arkansas (Inactive)
  • Voted by the readers of AY Magazine for inclusion in the “Best Lawyers in Arkansas,” Health Care Law, 2018 and 2019



Key Matters

  • Watts v Entergy Arkansas, Inc, 2018, Ark. App. 539
  • Hurst v. Radiology Associates, 2015 Ark. App 333
  • Pope v. John Hancock Mut. Life Ins. Co, 2013 Ark. App. 189
  • Ark Dept. of Human Services v. Pope, 2013, Ark. App. 429
  • Parkerson v. Brown, 2013 Ark. App. 718, 430 S.W.3d 864
  • Hunt v. Entergy Arkansas, Inc., 2010 Ark. App. 651
  • Conmac Invs., Inc. v. Entergy Arkansas, Inc., 2010 Ark. App. 397
  • Garrison v. Pickering, 2009 Ark App. 107
  • Hot Spring County Medical Center v. Arkansas Radiology Associates, 103 Ark. App. 252 288 S.W.3d 676 (2008)
  • CJ Building Corp. v. TRAC-10, 368 Ark. 654, 249 S.W.3d 793 (2007)
  • Byme v. Ivy, 367 Ark. 451, 241 S.W.3d 229 (2006)

Representative Clients

  • Ashley County Medical Center
  • Community Water System
  • Entergy Arkansas, Inc.

Associations & Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Arkansas Bar Foundation
  • Pulaski County Bar Association


  • Arkansas, 1996
  • United States Courts for Appeal for the Eighth and Federal Circuits
  • United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
  • United States Court of Claims