Our Clients

We proudly represent a diverse group of clients that includes:

Banking and Creditors Rights

Simmons First National Corporation
Simmons First National Bank (Pine Bluff)
Simmons First Bank of South Arkansas (Lake Village)
Simmons First Bank of Russellville
Simmons First Bank of El Dorado
Allied Bank (Little Rock and Mulberry)
Arkansas County Bank (Stuttgart and DeWitt)
Bank of Lake Village
Citizens Bank & Trust Company (Louisiana)
Community State Bank (Bradley)
DeWitt Bank and Trust Company
Farmers & Merchants Bank (Stuttgart and Perryville)
First State Bank DeQueen
Greenville Educational Credit Union
Pine Bluff Cotton Belt Federal Credit Union
Heartland Community Bank (Little Rock and Bryant)
Hot Springs Bank and Trust Company
Motors Finance Company (Pine Bluff)
Pine Bluff National Bank
Sissy’s Log Cabin, Inc.

Labor and Relations

Afco Steel
Allied Tube and Conduit
McGeorge Contracting Co., Inc.
Pine Bluff Sand & Gravel Co.
Stant, Inc.
Arcelor Pine Bluff, Inc.
Citgo Petroleum Corporation
McKesson Corporation
Levi Strauss
Waterloo Industries, Inc.
American Brands
Lowe’s Home Centers, Inc.
USA Drug
Affiliated Foods Southwest
Solutia, Inc.
Boar’s Head Provisions, Inc.


Pacific Motor Trucking


Television Station KATV (ABC)

Real Estate

First Capital Management Group


The Firm represents agricultural interests in many different areas.

It provides representation to:
The Prudential Insurance Company of America
Capital Agricultural Properties, Inc.
Equitable Agri-Business, Inc.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
And other agricultural purchasers and lenders, domestic and foreign,
as well as farm owners, processors and operators in most states.
Representation has also included the National Cotton Council and Riceland Foods, Inc.

William C. Bridgforth and David R. Bridgforth handle farm organization, administrative appeals, and federal litigation involving laws and regulations relating to farming and the environment nationally.  Both have lectured extensively to farm groups on these issues.

William C. Bridgforth has handled cases involving payment limitation and farm organization on a national basis since 1971.

Insurance and Tax

Combined Insurance Companies of America
The Hartford Insurance Cos.
Maryland Casualty Co.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.
Ohio Casualty Co.
Prudential Life Insurance Co.
Federated Mutual Insurance Co.


Jefferson County Industrial Foundation, Inc.
Jefferson Regional Medical Center
Pine Bluff-Jefferson County Port Authority
White Hall School District
Dollarway School District
City of White Hall