John Rainwater

Injury and Bankruptcy Attorney


  • Little Rock, Arkansas


  • University of Arkansas, B.S., 2005
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law, J.D., 2009

Memberships and Service:

  • Arkansas Bar, 2009
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas, 2009
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas, 2011
  • Arkansas Bar Association
    • Legal Forms Committee, Member, 2014-2015
    • House of Delegates, Member, District B, 2015-2018
    • Young Lawyers' Section
      • Executive Council, Member, 2014-2018
      • Citizenship Education Committee, Chair, 2014-2015, 2016-2017
      • Legal Education Committee, Chair, 2015-2016
    • Lawyers Helping Lawyers Committee, Member, 2015-2016
    • Continuing Education Committee, Member, 2016-2017
    • Leadership Academy Alumni Section
      • Free Estate Planning Clinic, Co-Chair, 2015
    • Professional Ethics Committee, 2017-2018
    • Forms Committee, Member, 2014-2015
  • Volunteers' Organization Center for Arkansas Legal Services (VOCALS), Board Member
  • Debtor-Creditor Bar of Central Arkansas, Member
    • Treasurer, 2014-2015
    • Vice-President, 2015-2016
    • President, 2016-2017
  • Immanuel Baptist Church, Member
  • Junior Deputy Astro League Yankees, Coach, 2015
  • Junior Deputy Rookie League Yankees, Coach, 2016, 2017

Awards and Peer Reviews:

  • Arkansas Bar Association Leadership Academy, 2014
  • Best Lawyers in Little Rock for Bankruptcy, Little Rock Soiree, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Award of Excellence, Arkansas Bar Association Young Lawyers' Section, 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017
  • Judith Ryan Gray Outstanding Young Lawyer Service Award recipient, 2016-2017


  • "The Intersection of Personal Injury and Bankruptcy Law," 20th Annual Arkansas Debtor/Creditor Law Institute, 2016
  • "Student Loans," 21st Annual Arkansas Debtor/Creditor Law Institute, 2017
  • "Plans Lasting Longer than 60 Months," 52nd National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees Annual Seminar, 2017

Free Initial Consultation

We’ve got Arkansas covered. With four offices in Arkansas—Little Rock, Fayetteville, Conway, and Hot Springs—our Arkansas personal injury lawyers are easily accessible when you need help. If you were hurt in an accident and want the help of an experienced attorney with a proven track record, contact Rainwater, Holt & Sexton Injury Lawyers. Fill out a free contact request form, which only takes a minute, or simply dial (800) 767-4815 and tell us about your accident.

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