Attorney Category: Social Security, Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, Animal and Dog Bites, Birth Injury, Brain Injury, Car Accident, Defective and Dangerous Products, Libel and Slander, Medical Malpractice, Mesothelioma and Asbestos, Motorcycle Accident, Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Slip and Fall Accident, Spinal Cord Injury, Trucking Accident, and Wrongful Death
Wesley Cottrell has been successfully practicing law for over 29 years. Born in Springdale, Arkansas and raised in Baxter Springs, Kansas, Wes is licensed to practice law in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma.
Wes earned his B.A. from Pittsburg State University in 1981 and his J.D. from the Washburn University School of Law in Topeka, Kansas in 1985. He was admitted to practice law in Kansas in 1986, in Missouri in 1987, in Arkansas in 1989, and Oklahoma in 1993.
He is licensed to practice law in the United States District Court for the District of Kansas, eastern Arkansas, western Arkansas, and western Missouri. He was Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Crawford County, Kansas from 1987-1989.
Wes lives in Rogers, Arkansas with his wife, Shelly, and their two daughters, Kennedy and Gabby. He is active in his community, and is regularly asked to teach courses to other attorneys on personal injury and workers’ compensation litigation.
Memberships and Associations:
National Organization of Social Security Representatives
Benton County Bar Association
Arkansas Bar Association
The Missouri Bar
Kansas Bar Association
Oklahoma Bar Association
Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association
American Association of Justice
Past president of the Benton County, Arkansas American Cancer Society
Past board member of the Northwest Arkansas Adult Development Center
Current board member of the Down Syndrome Connection of Northwest Arkansas
Past Board Member of the Rogers, Arkansas Little Theater
- About Firm:
The Cottrell Law Office is a Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability law firm serving the 4-States of Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Kansas. Our practice centers mainly around Northwest Arkansas, Southwest Missouri, Northeast Oklahoma and Southeast Kansas. The primary Arkansas counties covered are Benton, Washington, Sebastian, Crawford, Carroll, Boone and Madison. Those counties entail the cities of Rogers, Fayetteville, Springdale, Bentonville, Bella Vista, Siloam Springs, Fort Smith and Van Buren. The primary Missouri counties covered are Jasper, Newton, McDonald, Barton, Vernon, Barry, Lawrence, Greene and Taney. Those counties entail the cities of Joplin, Springfield, Carthage, Neosho, Webb City, Monett, Nevada, Cassville, Pineville and Southwest City. The primary Oklahoma counties covered are Ottawa, Delaware, Adair, Cherokee, Mayes and Craig. Those counties entail the cities of Miami, Vinita, Grove, Pryor, Jay and Tahlequah. The primary Kansas counties covered are Cherokee, Crawford, Bourbon and Labette. Those counties entail the cities of Baxter Springs, Pittsburg, Fort Scott and Parsons.
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