R. Gary Nutter

A native of Harriman, Tennessee, Gary Nutter joined the firm in 1971 and became partner in 1974. He earned a JD degree from the University of Arkansas School of Law in 1971. His practice largely focuses on insurance defense and utilities law. Eighty percent of his practice is devoted to litigation.

A natural litigator, Mr. Nutter appears in Arkansas and Texas State Courts, the US District Court in the Eastern District of Texas and the US District Court in the Western District of Arkansas. He is a member of the State Bars of Arkansas and Texas; the American and Arkansas Bar Associations; the Texas and Arkansas Bar Foundations; the Texas and Arkansas Associations of Defense Counsel; the International Association of Defense Council; the Defense Research Institute; and the American Board of Trial Advocates.

If you are in need of a civil litigation attorney in Texarkana, TX, please contact Mr. Nutter today.

Areas of Practice

Insurance Defense Law
Utilities Law
Commercial Litigation
Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions

U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Western District of Arkansas
U.S. Supreme Court


University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Leflar Law Center, Fayetteville Arkansas, 1971 - J.D.
Hendrix College, Conway, Arkansas, 1967 - B.A.

Representative Clients

Southwest Arkansas Water District
Southwest Arkansas Electric
Cooperative Direct Insurance Companies


Southwest Arkansas Water District
Southwest Arkansas Electric Cooperative
Directive Insurance Companies


Texarkana Bar
Southwest Arkansas Bar
Northeast Texas Bar
Arkansas Bar Association
American Bar Association
State Bar of Texas
American Board of Trial Advocates
International Association of Defense Counsel
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
Texas Bar Foundation
Arkansas Bar Foundation
Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel
Defense Research Institute