Biographical Information

Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Truck Accidents

For more than fifteen years, Brian W. Ray has advocated for clients in many areas of serious personal injury litigation. Mr. Ray served as a U.S. Marine, police officer, and deputy prosecutor. He knows that each case is an important event for each client and stands ready to take a case to trial if necessary to obtain the best possible outcome. Mr. Ray graduated summa cum laude from Henderson State University before earning his Juris Doctor from the William H. Bowen School of Law in 2000. In addition to his AV Preeminent® status with Martindale-Hubbell®, he has earned a peer ranking of 10.0 on Avvo.com.

Personal injury law is complicated, but also personal. Mr. Ray understands this and takes a client-centered approach for each individual case. With his unique background, tenacity, and client-centered approach, Mr. Ray works hard to cut through the confusion and get results for his clients.

Professional Experience

Mr. Ray graduated Summa Cum Laude from Henderson State University before earning his Juris Doctor from the William H. Bowen School of Law, where he qualified for membership to the Who’s Who Among American Law Students. Mr. Ray has earned the respect of both his clients and peers by being named to the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers by Martindale-Hubbell for demonstrating the highest possible ethical standards and legal ability. And, he has earned a rating of “10.0 – Superb” from the online legal directory, Avvo, where peers and clients have posted their rankings in terms of knowledge, trustworthiness, responsiveness, and keeping clients informed. He is a regularly sought out speaker for legal education seminars for attorneys in Arkansas. Mr. Ray served in the United States Marine Corps, and later as a Police Officer and Detective. Mr. Ray has worked as a Special Deputy Prosecuting Attorney and applies his significant law enforcement experience and knowledge to those accused of crimes and defending civil police forfeiture claims.


Honors & Awards

Honors:          Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers (Lexis Nexis); Top 100 Best Lawyers (Soiree); Top Lawyers in Arkansas – Legal Leaders; The National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 Trial Lawyers; FBI Citizen’s Academy Program Alumni. (FBI-DOJ); Avvo – “Superb” 10/10 rating; Avvo – “Client’s Choice Award”; “Honor Graduate” Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy; “Top Secret” Clearance (USMC).