PPGMR Law announced Friday that Jim F. Andrews, Jr. has joined the firm. Andrews will serve in the firm’s El Dorado office and focus on mergers and acquisitions, securities compliance, property law, contracts, corporate governance, board counsel, economic development and other general business transactions.
Prior to joining PPGMR Law, Andrew concluded a 17-year legal career at Deltic Timber Corporation. Andrews was also appointed by Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson to serve a four-year term as a commissioner on the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. He currently serves as a member of the advisory counsel to the Rankin College of Business at Southern Arkansas University and a member of the Society for Corporate Governance.
Andrews received his Juris Doctorate degree from Southern Methodist University School of Law. He also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Baylor University and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Southern Arkansas University. Andrews also has extensive logistics training as a supply officer while serving in the United States Navy Reserve.
Andrews lives in El Dorado with his wife and four children.
Please see here to view the announcement as published today by Arkansas Business.