Watts, Donovan & Tilley, P.A.

Law Firm in Little Rock, AR

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About This Firm

The law firm of Watts, Donovan & Tilley, P.A. is a litigation firm providing services to corporations and insurance companies in central Arkansas. the firm's tenacity in the courtroom is its defining characteristic. Watts, Donovan & Tilley, P.A. carries the highest rating given by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Watts, Mr. Donovan, and Mr. Tilley are members of the American Board of Trial Advocates and are included in Best's Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys.

We are principally a civil defense firm specializing in various areas of corporate and insurance defense litigation. Richard Watts, David Donovan, and Jim Tilley have bench and jury trial experience in all types of civil defense litigation, including trucking/transportation, arson, aviation, fraud, medical malpractice, professional responsibility, civil rights, education, municipal, business and commercial torts, products liability, premises liability, chemical and occupational exposure, toxic tort, environmental litigation, and general corporate litigation. The firm also provide insurance coverage analysis, declaratory judgment, and bad faith litigation services to its insurance clients.

The firm's clients include most of the major insurance companies doing business in Arkansas, as well as manufacturers, health care providers, construction companies, food service corporations, governmental and educational entities, and self-insured clients. A list of clients can be provided upon request.

Areas of Law

  • Insurance Defense
  • Automobile Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Commercial Law
  • Business Torts
  • Asbestos
  • Aviation
  • Arson
  • Environmental Law
  • Professional Liability Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage Litigation
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Family Law
  • Civil Rights.

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AAOMS National, Affirmative Risk Management Corp., Allstate Insurance Cos, Audobol Ins. Co., The Cameron Companies, Chrysler Motors Corp., Church Mutual Insurance Co., CNA Insurance, Colonial Insurance Co., Corporate Claims Management, Inc., Crane Co., Crawford & Company, Crockett Adjustment Co., Crum & Forester, Darragh Co., EMC Insurance Companies, Employers Reinsurance Co., Executive Risk Management, Farm Bureau Insurance Cos. (Casualty and Fire), Farmland Ins. Co., First All American Financial, FKI Industries, Inc., GCB Business Services, Inc., Goodyear, Kemper Insurance Co., Lancer Insurance Co., Liberty Mutual, Lloyd's Insurance Co., Lloyds of London, Maryland Casualty Co., McKesson Drug Co., MJ Kelly Co., Mutual at New York, Nationwide Ins. Co., Nautillus Ins. Co., New York Life Ins. Co., Northwestern Mutual Insurance Co., Paul Revere Life Ins. Co., Progressive Insurance Co., Rego Claimants Trust, Remington Arms Co., RLI Insurance Co., Safeco Insurance Co., Scottsdale Ins. Co., St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co., Sonic Drive-In, State Farm Auto Insurance Co., State Farm Fire & Casualty Co., Travelers and UNUM/Provident.

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Watts, Donovan & Tilley, P.A.
Arkansas Capital Commerce Center 200 River Market Avenue, Suite 200,
Little Rock, AR 72201-1769

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Arkansas Capital Commerce Center 200 River Market Avenue, Suite 200,
Little Rock, AR 72201-1769


Office Hours
09:00 AM- 05:00 PM
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