Mary Elizabeth Matthews
Education:
  • University of Arkansas BS Ed. 1975, Magna Cum Laude JD, 1978
  • Arkansas Law Review, Assoc. Editor & Member (1976-78)
Bar Activities:
  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Women Lawyers Judicial Screening Panel (1980)
  • Reporter, American Bar Association Compilations on State Limited Liability Company and Partnership Laws and Limited Partnership Laws (1987-2002)
  • Reporters, Arkansas Bar Association revision of Arkansas Debtor-Creditor Relations Handbook (2002)
Other Activities:
  • Professor of Law- University of Arkansas School of Law (1984-present)
  • Lowell Planning Commission, Chair (1979-1980)
  • Benton County Quorum Court, Justice of the Peace (1980)
  • Lifestyles Board of Directors (1988-1997)
  • Lifestyles Foundation Board of Directors (1988-2003)
  • Advisory Board, Northwest Arkansas Junior League (2003-2004)
  • Earlene Scruggs Scholarship Board (2003-present)
  • Jones Center for Families [President (2001-2002), Board Member (2001-2004), Program Committee (2004-present)]
  • Board of Directors, Arkansas Law Review and Association Journal, Inc.  (1990-present).
  • Board, Arkansas Lawyer (2005-present)
Publications:
  • "Financial Instruments Issued by Agricultural Cooperatives" USDA, ACS Report No. 68 (1988).
  • "A Review of Limited Partnership Law in Arkansas", 41 Arkansas Law Review 189 (1988)
  • "Corporate Statutes -- Which One Applies?" 13 UALR L.J. 69 (1990)
  • "Recent Developments in the Law Regarding Agricultural Cooperatives," 68 N.D.L. Rev. 273 (1992).
  • "Credit Cards - Authorized and Unauthorized Use," 13
  • Annual Review of Banking Law, Boston U. School of Law 233 (1994).
  • "The Arkansas Limited Law Liability Company -- A New Business Entity is Born," 46 Ark. Law Rev. 791 (1994).
  • "Derivative Suits and the Similarly Situated Shareholder Requirement," 8 Depaul Bus. L.J 1 (1995).
  • "Current Developments in the Law Regarding Agricultural Cooperatives," 1 Drake Journal of Agricultural Law (1996)
  • "The Shareholder Derivative Suit in Arkansas," 52 Ark. Law Rev. 353 (1999)
  • Steve H. Nickles & Mary Beth Matthews, Payments Law in a Nutshell (Thomson West)(2007)
  • Steven H. Nickles & Mary Beth Matthews, Black Letter Outlines - Payment Systems (Thomson West)(2007)


Contact Mary Elizabeth Matthews

Matthews, Campbell, Rhoads, McClure and Thompson, P..A.
119 South Second Street
Rogers, Arkansas  72756
Phone: 479-636-0875
Fax: 479-636-8150

 

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