William Dean Overstreet, a member of the firm, has 35 years of experience in business and commercial litigation. He has successfully argued at all levels of the state and federal court system. Dean’s peers have recognized him with an AV rating for ethical standards and legal ability. He also has been designated a “Mid-South Super Lawyer” since 2006. Dean was admitted to the Arkansas bar in 1979 after graduating from the University of Arkansas – Little Rock, Bowen School of Law. He is a member of the American Bar Association and the Pulaski County Bar Association. He is also a member of the Arkansas Bar Association, where he previously served on the House of Delegates, Federal Legislative Committee, and Legislative Oversight Committee. Dean also previously served on Meritas’ Board of Directors and as a Peer Review Examiner for the Affiliation.