PRACTICE AREAS


ADOPTION AND GUARDIANSHIP
Our Firm is experienced in representing prospective adoptive parents in private adoptions and step-parent adoptions. We know and understand the legal issues that face prospective adoptive parents and guardians. We also understand the emotional and financial toll that adoption and guardianship proceedings take on prospective adoptive parents and guardians. Our experienced and knowledgeable attorneys are qualified to guide clients through adoption and guardianship proceedings with legal skill and compassion.


BANKRUPTCY AND CONSUMER LAW, INCLUDING FAIR DEBT
COLLECTION PRACTICES AND CREDIT REPAIR

If you are being harassed by a credit card company, or someone collecting on their behalf, bankruptcy may not be the only option. Federal law protect you from being harassed during certain hours of the day, and protecting creditors from threatening to put you in jail if you do not pay their bill. At Hopkins & Holmes, we will explore every option, and if bankruptcy is the only avenue available, we will treat you with the respect and professionalism your deserve. We understand that good people get into bad situations. DO NOT BE EMBARRASSED. Let us help stop those harassing telephone calls. Call for your free consultation.


CRIMINAL LAW, INCLUDING DWI, DUI AND DRUG CHARGES
If you are facing criminal prosecution, you are taking a tremendous risk by not being represented by an attorney. Our Firm represents clients in criminal cases ranging from minor misdemeanor, such as traffic citations and DWIs, to felony cases, including possession of controlled substances. Our Firm can assist you in your time of need, with competitive fees and payment plans if necessary.


DIVORCE, CHILD CUSTODY, CHILD SUPPORT AND VISITATION
Divorce is a very sensitive area of the law where an attorney is forced to exercise care, compassion and professionalism to achieve a satisfactory result. Our Firm is experienced in handling uncontested and contested divorce, involving child custody and property disputes. If you are already divorced, but are having difficulty enforcing the divorce decree, our Firm can help. We offer competitive fees and your first consultation with one of our attorneys is always free.


EMPLOYMENT LAW
While Arkansas is an employment at will state, employees are still entitled to certain rights under federal and state law. If you feel you have been discriminated against based on your age, race, sex, national origin, religion, because you were pregnant, or because you suffer from a disability, call our experienced attorneys to discuss your options. If you have been sexually harassed by a fellow employee or a supervisor, and want to know your rights, call and speak with one of our attorneys. Federal law requires to take action within a limited amount of time, so it is important to act quickly. Our Firm does not get paid unless we are successful in resolving your case. Call for your free consultation.


PERSONAL INJURY
The causes of personal injury are nearly limitless in number. All things and all people have the ability to do something or fail to do something that results in serious medical consequences for the victim. If you have been injured in a car accident, truck accident, train accident, motorcycle or boating accident, you should not settle your claim unless you have spoken to an attorney first. Our Firm does not get paid unless we are successful in resolving your case. Call for your free consultation.


PROBATE ISSUES
Whether looking to update your will, or are just beginning in your estate planning, our Firm provides experience and compassion service to ensure your final wishes are carried out. Call today to have a “Will Worksheet” sent to you free of charge. Once the worksheet is complete, return it to our office to set up a free meeting with one of our attorneys to discuss your options.


SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY AND SSI BENEFITS
Applying for social security disability and/or SSI benefits, with or without an attorney can be difficult due to how long a claim may take and the high chance of being denied. But those who are denied disability can still win benefits by utilizing the appeals process. To increase the chances of winning, applicants should learn about the system and file an appeal when a claim is denied. Our Firm has years of experiencing successfully handling social security appeals, and we do not get paid unless we are successful in winning your appeal. Call and set up an appointment for your free consultation.


TAX LAW
We assist people with tax issues with the IRS and the State of Arkansas. We can help you with your tax problems. We can assist you through Bankruptcy, Offers in Compromise, Installment Plans, Appeals, Innocent Spouse and Penalty Abatement. Call Today for a Free Initial Consultation.

Hopkins & Holmes, Attorneys at Law, PLLC
402 E. Main Street, Van Buren, AR 72956
Van Buren (479) 922-2175
Fort Smith (479) 782-1300

109 West Emma Avenue, Springdale, AR
Springdale/NWA (479) 756-8500

Phones answered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week


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ABOUT US

KEVIN R. HOLMES
Kevin Richmond Holmes is currently a general practice attorney, focusing on civil litigation including family law, social security representation, credit disputes, small business representation, contract and personal injuries cases.

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