John Peel

John Peel graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, Arkansas.  He is also a graduate of Fulbright Scholars Program.


John received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law, where he was an Editor of the UALR Law Review and Vice-President of the Student Body.


John has practical experience with the Arkansas Circuit Courts, Courts of Appeals, and Supreme Court; U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas; U.S. Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas, and the U.S. Supreme Court.  His professional associations include membership for 20 plus years in the Arkansas Bar Association (Board of Governors from 2005 - 2007 and House of Delegates from 2003 - 2005) and the Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association.


He has served on the Board of Directors of the Russellville Chamber of Commerce, as President of the Russellville Lions Club, and as Lay Leader of the First United Methodist Church.


John’s professional career includes the recovery of millions of dollars for his clients in personal injury cases, twenty plus years of representation of local financial institutions, and extensive commercial and domestic litigation.

Richard Peel

Former Municipal Court Judge and founder, Richard Peel, began Peel Law Firm, P. A.  in 1974.


Richard holds a Bachelors of Science from Arkansas Tech University and Juris Doctorate from Arkansas School of Law. 


Richard's practical experience includes Arkansas Circuit Courts, Courts of Appeals, and Supreme Court; U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas; U.S. Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. 


Richard’s professional career includes million dollar jury verdicts in personal injury cases, the successful representation of several area school districts, and extensive commercial and domestic litigation.

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When you experience an injury, everything can change – we know that at Peel Law Firm. With more than a century of combined experienced litigating on our clients' behalf, you can focus on recovering, instead of finding yourself overwhelmed and worried about your court case.