Attorneys
Michelle Browning

Michelle L. Browning

Member
Email:mbrowning@mwlaw.com
Phone:(501) 688.8895
Office: Little Rock
Bar Admissions: Arkansas
Court Admissions: United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, United States District Court for the Western District of Arkansas

Michelle Browning is a trial lawyer, who represents the majority of major health care systems in Arkansas including Arkansas Children's Hospital. Michele is certified in healthcare compliance (CHC)® by the Compliance Certification Board (CCB)®. Michelle focuses her practice on defending claims of professional liability and has successfully tried numerous civil cases to defense verdict, including several multi-million dollar civil cases all of which resulted in defense verdicts for the client.

Experience

Michelle Browning is a trial lawyer, who represents the majority of major health care systems in Arkansas including Arkansas Children's Hospital. Michelle is certified in health care compliance (CHC)® by the Compliance Certification Board (CCB)®. Michelle focuses her practice on defending claims of professional liability and has successfully tried numerous civil cases to defense verdict, including several multi-million dollar civil cases all of which resulted in defense verdicts for the client.

Michelle's clients include major health care systems (both for profit and non-profit), health care providers, pharmaceutical companies, medical device companies and physicians in a wide range of specialties.  Michelle represents clients in litigated matters of all sizes, with an emphasis on "bet-the-company" litigation.

Education

  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law J.D. 1998
  • University of Mississippi B.A. 1995

Involvement

Certifications

  • Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC)® by the Compliance Certification Board (CBC)®

Professional Honors

  • Ranked by Chambers and Partners USA for Litigation - Medical Malpractice Defense, 2015
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America (Woodward White, Inc.) in the area of Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, in Little Rock, for the years 2011-2016
  • Included in the Chambers USA rankings as ’Leaders in their Field’ for Medical Malpractice Defense since 2011
  • Member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (“ABOTA”), Arkansas Chapter
  • Included in Soiree Women to Watch, 2010
  • Selected to Super Lawyers (Thomson Reuters) 2013-2015 in Little Rock, AR
  • Selected to Super Lawyers (Thomson Reuters) Rising Stars for the years of 2008, and 2010-2012 in Little Rock, AR
  • Arkansas Bar Foundation’s Legal Writing award in June 2008 for the article “The Charitable Immunity Doctrine- Where are We Now?” published in the Arkansas Lawyer, Fall, 2007 issue
  • Recipient of W.A. Eldredge, Jr. Outstanding Young Trial Lawyer Award, 2007 (Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel)
  • Named one of the top 40 Under 40 Business and Community Leaders in 2007 by Arkansas Business
  • Arkansas Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section, Chair (2006-2007)
  • Arkansas Bar Association House of Delegates and Board of Governors, Member
  • Arkansas Bar Foundation, Sustaining Fellow and Board of Trustees from 2008-1012
  • Recipient of Arkansas Bar Association Young Lawyers Section Award of Excellence, 2004
  • Recipient of Arkansas Bar Association Young Lawyers Section Distinguished Service Award 2003
  • Recipient of Outstanding Pro Bono Attorney Award, Arkansas Volunteer Lawyers for the Elderly, 2000
  • Speaker at seminars for the National Business Institute on Medical Malpractice and Civil Litigation
  • Judge Henry Woods Inn of Court, Member; Arkansas Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates, Member