The National Trial Lawyers

The attorneys of the Marcus Vaden Law Firm are ready to work with you to get the best possible outcome of your case. Each attorney has in-depth experience with Arkansas law from more than one position — public servants, private law practice, prosecution and defense.

Attorney Marcus Vaden


Marcus Vaden received his BA in Psychology from Harding University in 1984; Marcus attended law school at the University of Mississippi and graduated in 1989.  After passing the bar on the first try, Marcus began his career gaining valuable trial experience as an Assistant Attorney General with the Arkansas Attorney General’s Office.  He then spent 19 years handling thousands of cases as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney and Prosecuting Attorney for Arkansas 20th Judicial District.

Marcus developed a passion for representing injured victims and those affected by legal injustice.  He has obtained millions of dollars for his clients.  When it really matters, put our trial lawyers to work for you.  

Every case is different. Please contact us so we can determine your specific needs and the best way to approach your unique situation with the end goal of successfully winning your case.


Attorney Joe Don Winningham

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Joe Don Winningham earned his B.A. and his Juris Doctor with honors from the University of Arkansas, and continued on to receive his LLM from the University of Arkansas as well. He was admitted to the Arkansas bar in 1996. Joe Don has served as Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Deputy Public Defender, and Deputy City Attorney for the City of Conway. Focusing primarily on family law and criminal defense, Joe Don brings extensive experience to the Marcus Vaden Law Firm.