STEPHEN C. PARKER, JR.

Originally from Lonoke, Arkansas, Mr. Parker has backgrounds in business, agriculture, and engineering. Mr. Parker resides in Fayetteville and serves clients throughout the State of Arkansas. His legal practice primarily focuses on federal criminal defense, business organizations, mergers, acquisitions, intellectual property and civil litigation.

EDUCATION

Juris Doctor, University of Arkansas

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University of Arkansas

Salutatorian and Honors Graduate, Lonoke High School

ADMISSIONS

Supreme Court of Arkansas

United States District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas

United States District Court, Western District of Arkansas

United States District Court, Central District of Illinois

United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Arkansas

United States Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Arkansas

AFFILIATIONS

Criminal Justice Act (CJA) – Panel Attorney

Arkansas Bar Association

Washington County Bar Association

American Agricultural Law Association

Arkansas Legal Services Partnership (Pro Bono Attorney)

NOTEWORTHY

AAA State Golf Champion, Lonoke High School, All State (1998)

Eagle Scout & Order of the Arrow Rank, Boy Scouts of America (1998)

Former President, Kappa Sigma Fraternity, Fabulous Xi Chapter (2001)

University of Arkansas Chancellor’s Scholar (1998 – 2002)

Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, Engineer Intern (2002)

William H. Sutton Barrister’s Union Trial Competition, 3rd Place (2004)

Fayetteville Country Club Member/Member Champion (2011)

Owner, Boar’s Nest Restaurant, Fayetteville, Arkansas

JAY MOORE

Mr. Moore is from Bennettsville, South Carolina.  Mr. Moore moved to Arkansas in 2002 to study law at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. Mr. Moore joined Parker Law Firm in 2010 after completing a career in public service for Benton County, Arkansas. His practice primarily focuses on criminal law and he handles felony and misdemeanor charges before district, circuit and federal courts in Arkansas. Mr. Moore previously worked as a prosecuting attorney in Benton County with success in felony and misdemeanor cases as well as managing the Benton County Drug Court program.

EDUCATION

Juris Doctor, University of Arkansas

Bachelor of Science in Finance and Human Resource Management, University of South Carolina

ADMISSIONS

Supreme Court of Arkansas

United States District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas

United States District Court, Western District of Arkansas

AFFILIATIONS

Arkansas Bar Association

Washington County Bar Association

Arkansas Legal Services Partnership (Pro Bono Attorney)

NOTEWORTHY

Planning Commissioner, City of Farmington, Arkansas

JOHN ZAHAROPOULOS

Mr. Zaharopoulos is from Paragould, Arkansas and joined Parker Law Firm in 2009.  His practice primarily focuses on elder law, to include guardianships, estate planning and probate matters.  He has experience in several areas of law, including work on complex commercial litigation matters, construction disputes and real estate transactions.

EDUCATION

Juris Doctor, University of Arkansas

Bachelor of Science in Independent Studies, University of Arkansas

ADMISSIONS

Supreme Court of Arkansas

United States District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas

United States District Court, Western District of Arkansas

AFFILIATIONS

Arkansas Bar Association

Washington County Bar Association

Arkansas Legal Services Partnership (Pro Bono Attorney)

NOTEWORTHY