Nathan C. Looney

Nathan C. Looney

Associate
870.336.8248
870.931.1800

Nathan C. Looney joined Waddell, Cole & Jones, PLLC, in September 2013.  A Jonesboro native, he recently returned to Northeast Arkansas after being away for over eight years.

Education

Upon graduating from Jonesboro High School, Nathan moved to Fayetteville to attend classes at the University of Arkansas, where he graduated summa cum laude with a degree in political science and a minor in economics. As an undergraduate, he served as student body secretary and president and was an active member of his fraternity on campus. 

Following graduation, he moved to Little Rock to pursue a joint-degree program at the Clinton School of Public Service and University of Arkansas at Little Rock Bowen School of Law. In 2012, Nathan returned to the University of Arkansas as a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science. 

Involvement

Today, Mr. Looney is active in politics and the community. He remains involved in higher education in Arkansas, teaching online courses for the University of Arkansas and was recently appointed by Governor Mike Beebe to a commission on higher education. He is also a member of First Baptist Church in Jonesboro and a coach for an area youth basketball team. 

 

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Employment Law

Insurance Coverage & Defense

Medical Malpractice Defense

Bar Admissions

Arkansas, 2013

Education

University of Arkansas at Little Rock,
Bowen School of Law
J.D.

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
B.A., Political Science
Honors: summa cum laude

Prior Experience

Visiting Professor,
Political Science Department
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
 

Community Involvement

Arkansas Commission
on Higher Education,
Appointed by Gov. Mike Beebe

Youth Basketball Coach

Online Instructor,
University of Arkansas