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Chip Leibovich


DUI/DWI & Criminal Law Qualifications 

  • Winter Session of the National College for DUI Defense (2014 - San Diego, CA)
  • "Mastering Scientific Evidence" presented by the National College for DUI Defense (2012 - New Orleans, LA)
  • "Mastering Scientific Evidence" presented by the National College for DUI Defense (2011 - New Orleans, LA)
  • "Mastering Scientific Evidence" presented by the National College for DUI Defense (2010 - New Orleans, LA)
  • Intoximeter EC/IR II Breathalyzer Device Course (2010 - Mount Magazine State Park, AR)
  • Starting in 2009, the EC/IR II has begun to replace the BAC DataMaster as the evidentiary breathalyzer used by law enforcement agencies in Arkansas.
  • This course provided an in-depth anaylysis of the theory and science underlying the EC/IR II breathalyzer. 
  • Alco-Sensor FST Operator Certification presented by Intoximeters, Inc. of Saint Louis, MO (2009)
  • The Alco-Sensor is a series of portable breathalyzers used by law enforcement. 
  • This certification course covers the theory, operation, and maintenance of the Alco-Sensor FST model of breathalyzer and certifies the participant to operate the Alco-Sensor FST.
  • Alco-Sensor FST Supervisor Certification presented by Intoximeters, Inc. of Saint Louis, MO (2009)  
  • This certification course covers the same material as the Operator course with the addition of the calibration of the Alco-Sensor FST, and it certifies the participant to supervise the operation of the Alco-Sensor FST.
  • DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Student Course (2009 - Tulsa, OK)
  • The same three (3) day training course given to police officers to qualify them to perform standardized field sobriety testing.
  • Recognized by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP).

Family/Civil Law Qualifications 

  • Certified Mediator for Circuit Courts, Domestic Relations Division
  • 40 hours of General Mediation Training
  • 20 hours of Family Law Mediation Training

Awards 

  • 2014 Top 100 Arkansas Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2014 Little Rock's 100 Best Lawyers (Little Rock Soiree)
  • 2013 Top 100 Arkansas Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2013 Little Rock's 100 Best Lawyers (Little Rock Soiree)
  • The attorneys at Bennett & Williams were the only Little Rock DWI lawyers to receive this honor.
  • 2013 Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • 2012 Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • 2012 Top 40 Under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2011 Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star

Education 

  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law (Little Rock, Arkansas)
  • Juris Doctor, 2003
  • UALR Law Review
  • Hendrix College (Conway, Arkansas)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, 2000

Legal Background 

  • Law Offices of Bennett & Williams
  • Leibovich Law Firm, Founder

Professional Associations 

  • National College for DUI Defense
  • DUI Defense Lawyers Association
  • Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Arkansas Bar Association

Bar Admissions 

  • Arkansas, 2003