Blake Hendrix

Blake Hendrix

Phone: (501) 975-7123

Blake specializes in criminal defense and litigation. After receiving his law degree, Blake served as an Assistant Arkansas Attorney General and has since taken on innumerable white collar, public corruption, death penalty, and other high-profile cases. He has taught at the Bowen School of Law and lectures frequently on criminal law and ethics.

Blake has been selected by his peers for inclusion in each edition of Best Lawyers in America® for criminal defense since 2006. He has been named the Best Lawyers® Criminal Defense: White Collar “Lawyer of the Year” in Little Rock (2013, 2016, 2022) and Best Lawyers® Criminal Defense: General Practice “Lawyer of the Year” in Little Rock (2015). Other honors include Mid-South’s Super Lawyers and Soiree Magazine’s Little Rock’s Best Lawyers. He is included in Marquis Who’s Who in America and was named the Arkansas Times Lawyer of the Year for 2018.



• J.D, University of Arkansas School of Law, Fayetteville, 1986
• B.A., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, 1983

Bar Admissions:

• Arkansas; Eastern and Western Federal Districts of Arkansas; Northern District of Illinois; Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals; the Supreme Court of the United States.

Memberships & Activities:

Past chair, Arkansas Bar Association Criminal Law Section; Arkansas Bar Association Time Standards Task Force; Past Vice President and Editor-in-chief, Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; co-author, Land Rovers, Excessive Fines, and Selective Incorporation: Civil Asset Forfeiture After Timbs v. Indiana.

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