Stephen B. Niswanger

Stephen B. Niswanger

Attorney
Location:
Little Rock, Arkansas
Phone:
501-260-8226
Fax:
501-421-3651
Email:

Steve Niswanger is the managing member of the firm and has about 21 years experience in business and general litigation and transactions, with an emphasis in contracts, creditors' rights (including foreclosure and bankruptcy), real estate, business torts, partner disputes, trade secrets, and construction. 

He has been recognized as one of the leading attorneys in the Southeastern U.S. 

In addition, he has been recognzed as a Top-Rated Laywer in Litigation and Construction.

Further, he received the 2013, 2014, and 2015 Awards for Arkansas Corporate Litigation from Corporate International magazine.

Moreover, Mr. Niswanger is "Peer Review" Rated by Martinedale-Hubbell as Distinguished with a rating of BV.  He is "Lead Counsel" rated by Thomson Reuters through Lawinfo.com.

Mr. Niswanger is an Adjunct Professor of Law at U.A.L.R. William H. Bowen School of Law. He has spoken at numerous seminars on the topics of real estate, construction liens and disputes, and bankruptcy.  He is a member of the American, Arkansas, and Pulaski County Bar Associations.

He received his B.A. degrees in English and Public Policy from Duke University, cum laude, in 1991; and a J.D. degree with high honors in 1995 from U.A.L.R. William H. Bowen School of Law, where he was an associate editor of the law journal. He was admitted to practice in Arkansas in 1996

He is an alumnus of Greater Little Rock Leadership and the past Lt. Governor of Division 21 of the Kiwanis International Mo-Ark District.  He is the past president of the Downtown Little Rock Kiwanis Club, which supports Camp Pfiefier, a charitable institution dedicated to improving the lives of Arkansas' at-risk 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders in Central Arkansas, and is on the board for the camp.  He also served recently on the Board of Youth Home, Inc., which is a charitable institution dedicated to helping Arkansas' most emotionally troubled adolescents and families become healthier contributing members of the community.

Further, his firm has received the Award for Arkansas Litigation Law Firm of the Year from Corporate International magazine every year since 2013.

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Arkansas

Education

  • William H. Bowen School of Law, Little Rock, Arkansas
    • J.D. - 1995
    • Honors: With High Honors
  • Duke University
    • B.A. - 1991
    • Major: English and Public Policy

MH Litigation MH Construction 2016 Corporate NTL Legal 2015 Corporate NTL Legal Lead Counsel 2016 MH MH Peer Rated coporate INTL Peer rated Distingushed

Contact

Niswanger Law Firm PLC
212 Center Street
11th Floor
Little Rock, AR 72201

Phone: 501-353-1158
Fax: 501-421-3651
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