Patrick D. Wilson


Wright Lindsey Jennings
200 W. Capitol Avenue
Suite 2300
Little Rock, AR 72201

Tel: 501.212.1343


Patrick Wilson has a practice centered around construction, banking, contract matters and other commercial disputes, and he also assists clients in the defense of general negligence, real estate and other litigated disputes.

Through his construction practice, Wilson assists owners, general contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers, material suppliers and homeowners with material suppliers and homeowners with contract drafting and formation, lien issues, contract disputes, alleged negligence in the construction of buildings and homes, securing payment on projects and other related issues.

Wilson regularly assists large and small material suppliers and professionals with filing and foreclosing on materialmen’s liens, and represents owners of construction projects and contractors in attempting to defeat lien claims. Wilson was selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© in their 2021 edition in the field of Construction Law. He has also received a BV® Distinguished™ Peer Review Rating through Martindale-Hubbell.

A graduate of the International Association of Defense Counsel’s 2006 Trial Academy, Wilson is a member of the Arkansas chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors and the American Bar Association’s Forum on the Construction Industry. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Arkansas Bar Association, the Pulaski County Bar Association, the Defense Research Institute, and the Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel. He previously served in the Arkansas Bar Association’s House of Delegates and as Chair of the Association’s Young Lawyers Section.

General contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers, materials suppliers and sureties find our uniquely qualified construction attorneys understand, analyze and act quickly to resolve disputes. We negotiate, litigate, mediate and arbitrate claims arising from construction and building projects. The projects range in size from personal residences to large developments, such as shopping centers and hospitals. We also assist in drafting and negotiating construction contracts and regularly deal with materialmen’s liens — assisting clients in filing, foreclosing and defending against lien claims.

Our construction litigation experience includes handling lawsuits in state and federal courts, proceedings before regulatory and administrative bodies and serving as AAA-certified construction arbitrators. We are familiar with the unique legal issues involved in both representing sureties and bringing claims against them.

Our attorneys are often called upon to speak and write on construction litigation topics and their experience and intimate knowledge of the construction industry can lead to successful results for our clients.

Wright Lindsey Jennings has an exceptional reputation for providing quality transactional and litigation work of almost any kind. We’re known for keeping pace with the rapidly changing industry trends that impact the efficiency, resources and outcomes of our clients’​ business.

We strive to understand each client’s particular needs and then to address them in a cost-efficient and timely manner. We are dedicated to maintaining and, where necessary, to developing expertise in both established and emerging areas of the law so that we may continue to serve our clients’ changing needs.

Our clients are based in Arkansas and throughout the region, the nation, and the world and encompass the following industries: Agriculture, Aviation, Financial, Construction, Oil and Gas, Government, Healthcare, Hospitality, Insurance, Real Estate & Development, Pharmaceuticals, Technology, Trucking and Transportation, among others.