Trial practice consisting of personal injury, criminal defense, civil litigation,& family law throughout Arkansas & Tennessee



Attorney James W. “Jim” Harris of Blytheville, Arkansas has earned the reputation of a competent, dogged, and aggressive advocate for his clients when they need it the most, throughout Arkansas and western Tennessee. His no-nonsense, analytical approach to each and every case he handles has earned him the respect of his clients, fellow attorneys, prosecutors, and judges as a trial lawyer in the areas of criminal defense, civil litigation, personal injury, and family law.

Born and raised in the Missouri Bootheel, Mr. Harris is a graduate of Arkansas State University – Jonesboro with two bachelor’s degrees – one in accounting and another in business administration. He later earned a master of business administration (MBA) from ASU before pursuing his law degree (J.D.) from the Thomas M. Cooley School of Law in Lansing, Michigan.

Mr. Harris has been licensed to practice law before all Arkansas and Tennessee state courts since 1998. In addition, he is admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Eastern District of Arkansas, the Western District of Tennessee, and the District of Colorado. He is married to Emily Harris. They have four daughters and two sons.

The Law Office of James W. Harris provides a wide variety of zealous and cost effective legal representation to individuals charged with criminal offenses; experiencing domestic and family difficulties; or suffering after being injured in automobile or workplace accidents. Call us today for a no obligation consultation of your legal situation. 

Top 100 Trial Lawyer

The National Trial Lawyers have named attorney James W. Harris as one of the Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Lawyers for the past 6 years. Mr. Harris has the skill, ability, and knowledge to effectively and aggressively represent clients in a number of civil matters, including, but not limited to, personal injury, automobile accidents, and workers compensation cases. His no nonsense, analytical approach to each and every case he handles has earned Mr. Harris the respect of judges and attorneys from across the state.

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Have you been arrested or charged with a crime? A criminal conviction can have lasting effects on your future, including your employability. Mr. Harris has successfully and aggressively defended the rights of multitudes of people who have found themselves on the wrong side of both felony and misdemeanor criminal cases. We will hold the State to its burden of proof.   

  Are you experiencing family or domestic difficulties? The Law Office of James W. Harris has successfully represented multitudes of individuals in divorce, custody disputes, child support, and multiple other areas of family law. We understand that these situations can be emotionally difficult for you. Give us a call.

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Have you been arrested or charged with a criminal offense? Injured in an accident? Facing a divorce? All of these events can be emotionally and financially draining. You need an attorney who will be a competent, dogged, and aggressive advocate for you in your time of need. Let us advocate for you.

Law office of James Harris

118 West Walnut PO Box 185, Blytheville, AR 72316, us

(870) 762-6900


Monday - Friday: 

9am - 5pm

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