Garrett Harlan joined Joyce Law Firm as an attorney in 2020. Garrett is a transplant from northeast Arkansas; living with his family in Springdale since 2015. Garrett grew up in Blytheville and graduated from Arkansas State University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.
Garrett worked in the mental health field prior to attending law school, which helped to cultivate his passion for helping those in need. He also held several jobs working with at-risk kids in treatment facilities.
During law school, Garrett clerked for the Washington County Attorney’s Office in Fayetteville. He also worked as a research assistant for Professor Jordan B. Wood at the University of Arkansas School of Law; helping to research the frequency in which automobiles are used as weapons during police pursuits. Garrett graduated magna cum laude from the University of Arkansas School of Law in 2020.
Garrett spends most of his free time with his wife, April, and daughter, Kennedy; usually playing Barbies at his daughter’s behest. His family also enjoys utilizing northwest Arkansas’s extensive trail systems, as well as its numerous outdoor amenities. Garrett is an avid sports fan of both the St. Louis Cardinals and Memphis Grizzlies. He also enjoys playing sports with his friends.
Garrett is licensed to practice in Arkansas.
Areas of Practice:
- Auto Collision/Injury
- Collection Defense
- Criminal Defense
- Estate Planning
- Family Law
- Real Property disputes
- U.S. District Court, Western District of Arkansas
- Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, University of Arkansas School of Law, 2020
- Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, Arkansas State University, 2011