Meet Our Staff

The Law Offices of Thomas A. Berkley has been serving Arkansas communities for over 20 years. We help our clients negotiate injury accident cases across the state. Our team has decades of experience and compassion for individuals and families who have been hurt in an accident or negligence case. We know how to protect your rights and defend your case. Meet our team of attorneys and staff members below, and as always, don't hesitate to reach out anytime for a free initial consult at (501) 374-4692.

Thomas A. Berkley, Attorney and Managing Partner

Thomas A. Berkley has over 25 years under his belt as a distinguished attorney serving the people of the great state of Arkansas with auto accident and injury related cases. Over the past two decades, Thomas has been recognized by his clients and various media outlets for his legal successes.

He has litigated hundreds of cases in court and is in tune with how to effectively communicate with local judges and in local AR courtrooms. Mr. Berkley has also handled equal amounts of mediation and arbitration cases that came to a settlement outside of the courtroom. These years of experience and thousands of hours of litigation and arbitration aren't going unnoticed. His law firm has received over a dozen awards in the last three years for their continued success in the Arkansas area. If you need legal help regarding an injury case you can schedule a consultation with Thomas free of charge, click here.

Laurie A. Jollian, Attorney and Partner

Attorney Laurie Jollian has been with the Law Offices of Thomas A. Berkley since the year 2005, and more recently has become a partner at the firm as of 2014. Laurie brings over 20 years of experience in personal injury law to the firm.

Mrs. Jollian attended the University of Southern California where she graduated with summa cum laude honors. Laurie has been in injury law her entire practice, for 7 years in the central California area before moving to Arkansas with her husband and 2 children. She has represented some of the largest personal injury and neglect cases the firm has ever seen, including some of the largest compensation cases in the state of Arkansas.

If you've been injured and need an attorney in Arkansas, reach out to Laurie today. Her experience and tenacity can help you get everything you are entitled to. Call (501) 374-4692 today.

Gregory L. Standwell, Associate Attorney

Gregory Standwell has been a practicing attorney in the state of Arkansas for over 18 years. Primarily a workers compensation lawyer, Greg has earned a reputation in the state as one of the fiercest compensation attorneys available. Greg has taken on cases against some of the largest manufacturing companies in the state and been successful.

He knows what questions to ask and where to look to determine full responsibility and build a case that you can firmly stand on and be confident of. Mr. Standwell prides himself in being transparent with his clients and making clear his steps to success in each case. He treats each of his clients like family, and has true care about his client's rights and well-being. If you believe you have a workers compensation claim on your hands in the state of Arkansas, reach out to attorney Gregory Standwell today at (501) 374-4692 and get the compensation that you and your family deserve.

Connie S. Brinkhart, Associate Attorney

Attorney Connie Brinkhart was born and raised just outside of Ann Arbor, Michigan. She attended her hometown school at The University of Michigan where she also attended law school. Three years after graduating, Connie found herself as an integral part of the legal team at The Law Offices of Thomas A. Berkley. She has been with the team since the beginning of 2013 and has litigated and managed a plethora of vehicle related accident injury cases including trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, and pedestrian accidents.

Connie knows auto accident law in Arkansas, and has proven herself in county courtrooms throughout the state. If you or a family member has been injured in an auto accident, reach out to Connie and our investigative team to get the representation that you deserve. We always offer a free case evaluation.

James W. Steiner, Jr., Paralegal & Admin Manager

A graduate of the University of Arkansas, James Steiner, Jr. has been a Little Rock local his entire life. Continuing on to the William H. Bowen School of Law at the Univeristy of Arkansas Little Rock, James has shown he has the skills to excel in the legal world. Head of his graduating class, and an honorary inductee of the Little Rock Community Association for his volunteer efforts, Jim is a huge asset to our team here at the Law Offices of Thomas A. Berkley.

You can interact with James directly in our Bentonville office location, as that is where he spends the majority of his time when he is not active in the courtroom. If you're injured in or around the Bentonville area, contact our legal team today.

Our legal and investigative teams have been helping clients negotiate injury accident cases across Arkansas for over two decades. Our staff has a large amount of experience and compassion for individuals and families who have been hurt in an accident or negligence case. We know how to protect your rights and defend your case. Contact one of our seasoned attorneys at (501) 374-4692 or reach out to our staff via the contact form below with your name phone number, and brief description of your situation and we will schedule you for a free case evaluation with one of the lawyers above. We can help you deal with your legal issues, don't wait.