• University of Texas School of Law J.D., with Honors 1988
  • Mississippi State University B.A., cum laude 1983

Charles B. Cliett, Jr.

Phone:(501) 688.8819
Location: Little Rock
Bar Admissions: Arizona, Arkansas, Texas

Chuck Cliett provides counsel to insurance companies and managed care entities in the commercial sphere and in relation to contracts with the Medicare program and state Medicaid programs. He advises clients with both risk-bearing and administrative services-only operations on a wide variety of regulatory and business issues, including the ever-evolving area of health care reform.   


  • Served as an in-house counsel, first for Texas Healthy Kids Corporation, a precursor to the Texas Children’s Health Insurance Program and Human Services Commission with its implementation, .
  • Served as in-house counsel  for Community First Health Plans, a San Antonio HMO.
  • Served as a staff attorney for the Texas Department of Insurance from 1994 to 1998.

Professional Recognition

  • The Best Lawyers in America©:  Health Care Law (2009-2021)
  • The Best Lawyers in America©:  Health Care Law "Lawyer of the Year" (2018)


  • Arkansas Bar Association 
  • Trustee, Fred K. Darragh Foundation
  • President, Quapaw Quarter Association Board of Directors
  • Commissioner, Little Rock Arts & Culture Commission

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