Denton Woods

PARTNER

(479) 443-2705

Practice

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning, Probate and Trusts
  • Taxation Law and Tax Planning
  • Business Law
  • Tax-Exempt Organizations and Charitable Planning

Bar Admissions

  • Arkansas, 2006
  • Oklahoma, 2013
  • Texas, 2017
  • United States Tax Court, 2008

Education

  • University of Florida, LL.M. in Taxation, 2007
  • University of Arkansas, J.D. (with honors), 2006
  • University of Arkansas, B.S.B.A., 2003

Contact

  • 5519 Hackett Rd
    Suite 300
    Springdale, AR 72762
  • (479) 443-2705
  • (479) 443-2718 (facsimile)
Memberships

Arkansas Bar Association

Washington County Bar Association

Oklahoma Bar Association

Texas Bar Association

American Bar Association

Recognitions

Member of the Arkansas Law Review, 2005-6

Selected for the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal’s 2011 Fast 15

American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) Fellow

Community

Appointed to the Arkansas State Board of Public Accountancy by Governor Asa Hutchinson in September 2017

Former Member of the Northwest Arkansas Children’s Shelter Planned Giving Committee

Member of the Dean’s Advisory Council for the University of Arkansas’s Sam M. Walton School of Business

Background

Denton Woods began working for the firm in January 2006, joined as an associate attorney in August 2007 and became partner in January 2012. He received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of Arkansas’s Sam M. Walton School of Business, his law degree from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, and his Master of Laws degree from the University of Florida in Gainesville. His practice is focused in the areas of estate planning, probate and trust administration, taxation law and planning, business law and tax exempt organizations. He is admitted to practice in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas and before the United States Tax Court. In September of 2017, Governor Asa Hutchinson appointed Denton to the Arkansas State Board of Public Accountancy.

In 2018, Denton was elected as a Fellow by the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).  ACTEC is a professional organization of approximately 2,600 lawyers who have demonstrated the highest level of integrity, commitment to the profession, competence and experience as trust and estate counselors.  Individual lawyers meeting the criteria for membership are nominated by Fellows of the College, and are subjected to careful review by both state and national membership selection committees prior to consideration by the regents of the College.  Fellows are selected on the basis  of experience, professional reputation and ability in the fields of trusts and estates and on the basis of having made substantial contributions to these fields through lecturing, writing, teaching and bar activities.

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