A law firm including one former and two current state legislators now has a decidedly bipartisan tone.
On Tuesday, the law firm of Steel, Wright and Collier, PLLC – led by former State Rep. Nate Steel, D-Nashville, and current State Rep. Marshall Wright, D-Forrest City, has added attorneys Alex Gray and State Sen. Jeremy Hutchinson, R-Little Rock.
Hutchinson is chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee and Wright is vice-chair of the House Judiciary Committee.
Other SWC attorneys include Winston Collier and Scott Poynter.
“Steel, Wright & Collier is excited to add Alex Gray and Jeremy Hutchinson to the team,” said Nate Steel, co-founder and attorney at SWC. “Senator Hutchinson is a skilled attorney in a variety of areas, and Mr. Gray brings extensive experience in business and real estate litigation from one of the state’s largest business law firms.”
Alex Gray comes to SWC from Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, PLLC with a wide range of experience in business and commercial disputes. He has previously represented commercial real estate companies, financial institutions, government entities and utility companies on matters including landlord-tenant, construction, property disputes, collections, bankruptcy and eminent domain.
Prior to joining SWC, Sen. Hutchinson was an attorney with Hutchinson Law Firm. He previously served as a part-time deputy prosecutor in Saline County and adjunct professor of employment law and economics at John Brown University and Harding University. His practice is focused on commercial litigation, employment and regulatory law.