(501) 375-9151 425 West Capitol Suite 3700 Little Rock, AR 72201

Cyril Hollingsworth Member

Cyril Hollingsworth

Areas of Practice

Commercial Litigation,Construction Law,Insurance Defense


University of Virginia School of Law – J.D.
Rhodes College – B.A.



Cyril Hollingsworth is an experienced trial lawyer in construction and business litigation, as well as contract, errors and omissions, insurance, and casualty disputes. He has been selected to The Best Lawyers in America, Construction Law, since 2006 and named The Best Lawyer 2012 Little Rock Construction Lawyer of the Year. Mr. Hollingsworth also has been selected for Mid-South Super Lawyers 2014.

A member of the Forum on Construction Law of the American Bar Association, Mr. Hollingsworth is a member of the Panel of Arbitrators and the Panel of Mediators of the American Arbitration Association and also is a member of the Association of Attorney-Mediators. He has lectured on construction and alternative dispute resolution topics at meetings and seminars sponsored by professional and trade associations.

Mr. Hollingsworth is a past President of the Arkansas Bar Foundation (1983-1984) and past Secretary of the Arkansas Bar Association (1976-1978). He served as Chair of the Arkansas Bar Association Construction Law Section (2006-2007) and Chair of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section (2011-2012). He received the Arkansas Bar's Continuing Legal Education Award For Outstanding Contributions in 2007.

Mr. Hollingsworth was elected to the Board of Directors of the City of Little Rock in 1988, serving from 1989 through 1992. He is a member of Little Rock Rotary Club 99 and active in the work of the Presbyterian Church. He and his wife, Betsy, have two grown children, David and Katie.

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