Committee on Model Jury Instructions - Civil

The Arkansas Supreme Court Committee on Model Jury Instructions - Civil is pleased to announce that an electronic version of the Arkansas Model Jury Instructions, Civil is available to the public at no cost. This free access is provided as part of a project between the Committee and Thomson Reuters. The text of all the instructions, Notes on Use, and Comments are included on the website, which is operated by Thomson Reuters. Users may locate instructions via the Table of Contents; also, a natural-language online search feature is provided. The Model Jury Instructions are available here.

Comments and suggestions regarding civil jury instructions may be sent to the Supreme Court Committee on Model Jury Instructions – Civil at: Arkansas Supreme Court Committee on Model Jury Instructions – Civil, c/o Kristin Clark, Justice Building, 625 Marshall Street, Little Rock, AR 72201, or EMAIL: kristin.clark@arcourts.gov.

Civil Jury Committee Proposed Instructions

When drafts of proposed instructions are available for comment, they are posted below. These are PRELIMINARY, are posted for comment, and have not been finally approved by the Committee. Comments and suggestions regarding these drafts should be sent promptly to:

Arkansas Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions – Civil
c/o Kristin Clark, AOC
Justice Building
625 Marshall Street
Little Rock, AR72201

Comments or suggestions may also be directed to Kristin Clark by email at kristin.clark@arcourts.gov, or by fax 501-682-9410. Please refer to “AMI Committee.”

THESE INSTRUCTIONS ARE PRELIMINARY AND ARE NOT ENTITLED TO THE PRESUMPTION OF VALIDITY CREATED FOR PUBLISHED INSTRUCTIONS BY THE PER CURIAM ORDER OF THE SUPREME COURT OF ARKANSAS DATED APRIL 19, 1965, EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 1, 1966.

Name Position Locality Term Expires Appointed by Appointed date Reappointed Term

Jamie Jones, Esq.

 

Little Rock

09/30/2023

Per Curiam

12/07/2017

01/21/2021

3 years

Judge Robert Gibson III, Circuit Court

 

Crossett

09/30/2023

Per Curiam

12/07/2017

01/21/2021

3 years

Richard Donovan

 

Little Rock

09/30/2021

Per Curiam

10/08/2015

10/11/2018

3 years

Michelle Kaemmerling

Chair

Little Rock

09/30/2021

Per Curiam

10/08/2015

10/11/2018

3 years

Judge Doug Schrantz, Circuit Court

 

Bentonville

09/30/2021

Per Curiam

10/08/2015

10/11/2018

3 years

Casey Castleberry, Esq.
 
  Batesville 09/30/2022 Per Curiam 12/05/2019   3 years
Joseph Falasco, Esq.
 
  Little Rock 09/30/2022 Per Curiam 12/05/2019   3 years
Jackie Harris, Esq.
 
  Pine Bluff 09/30/2022 Per Curiam 12/05/2019   3 years
Angilynn Taylor, Esq.
 
  Hope 09/30/2022 Per Curiam 12/05/2019   3 years
Robert F. Thompson, III, Esq.
 
  Paragould 09/30/2022 Per Curiam 12/05/2019   3 years
Chip Sexton, Esq.
 
  Fort Smith 09/30/2023 Per Curiam 01/21/2021   3 years
Stuart Miller, Esq.
 
  Rogers 09/30/2023 Per Curiam 01/21/2021   3 years

Kristin Clark, Arkansas Administrative Office of the Courts

Staff Attorney

           

Chief Justice John Dan Kemp, Arkansas Supreme Court

Liaison

           

Professor Will Foster, University of Arkansas School of Law

Reporter

Fayetteville  

Per Curiam

01/21/2021