Attorneys
Scott Provencher

Scott Provencher

Member
Email:sprovencher@mwlaw.com
Phone:(501) 688-8852
Location: 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.

Education

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

Professional Recognition

  • The Best Lawyers in America©: Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants (2012-2019)
  • The Best Lawyers in America©: Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants (2012-2019)
  • The Best Lawyers in America©: Product Liability Litigation - Defendants (2011-2019)
  • The Best Lawyers in America©: Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants (2012 -2019)
  • Best Lawyers® 2015: Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year”
  • The Best Lawyers in America©: Insurance Law (2013 - 2019)
  • Chambers USA: Ranked in Medical Malpractice Defense Litigation in Arkansas (2017-2018)
  • Chambers USA:  "Up and Coming" in the area of Litigation - Medical Malpractice Defense, Arkansas (2016)
  • Super Lawyers:  Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice Defense in Little Rock (2009 – 2016), Little Rock

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