Attorneys
Scott Provencher

Scott Provencher

Member
Email:sprovencher@mwlaw.com
Phone:(501) 688-8852
Office: Little Rock
Bar Admissions: Arkansas
Court Admissions: United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas

Scott Provencher is a member of the Litigation Practice Group.  As an experienced trial lawyer, he has over 20 years of practice in the areas of civil litigation and health care. Mr. Provencher has obtained favorable verdicts and settlements for pharmacists, physicians as well as nursing-home facilities. He is also part of a defense team in products-liability MDL proceedings involving pharmaceutical companies. Prior to joining Mitchell Williams, Mr. Provencher spent 17 years with a defense firm in Little Rock and two years as a law clerk for the Honorable Robert L. Brown, Associate Justice on the Arkansas Supreme Court.

Experience

  • Experience in defending claims of alleged medical negligence against medical providers in numerous specialties, including family medicine, emergency medicine, anesthesiology, and surgery.
  • Tried numerous cases to verdict in the areas of medical negligence and personal injury.
  • Serve as part of a defense team responsible for work up of bellwether claims in MDL litigation against pharmaceutical companies.
  • Handle the defense of claims of alleged abuse and neglect against nursing-home facilities.

Publications
“The Vendor’s Lien Revisited in Agr. Bank FCB v. Maxfield,” 49 Ark. L. Rev. 353, 49, 1996

Education

  • University of Arkansas School of Law J.D., high honors 1996
  • University of Arkansas B.A., in History 1993

Involvement

  • Member, Pulaski County Bar Association
  • Member, Arkansas Bar Association
  • Member, American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
  • Member, International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC)
  • Member, Defense Research Institute (DRI)
  • Member, American Inns of Court, William Overton Inn

Professional Honors
  • Ranked by Chambers & Partners USA, as "Up and Coming" in the area of Litigation - Medical Malpractice Defense, Arkansas, 2016
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America* for the area of Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants, Personal Injury Law - Defendants, Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants,  in Little Rock, 2012 – 2016
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America* for the area of Product Liability Litigation, in Little Rock, 2011 – 2016
  • Recognized as Best Lawyers* 2015 Little Rock Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year”, in Little Rock
  • Listed, Super Lawyers**, 2009 – 2016, Little Rock, in the area of Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice Defense

*Published by Woodward White, Inc.
**Published by Thomson Reuters