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Mitchell Williams Attorney Ark Monroe Recognized by Arkansas Electric Cooperatives, Inc. for Years of Dedicated Service

July 02, 2019

LITTLE ROCK, AR. – Attorney Ark Monroe has been recognized for his extensive work with Arkansas Electric Cooperatives, Inc.

The board of directors for Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation (AECC) and Arkansas Electric Cooperatives, Inc. (AECI) passed a joint resolution thanking Monroe for his years of service to the electric cooperatives through his long time assistance with governmental affairs. He has been a dedicated advocate for the electric cooperative movement and has worked to increase the quality of life for electric cooperative members and those living in rural Arkansas.

Ark Monroe has practiced regulatory law for over 40 years, serving the insurance, energy and utility industries with his broad experience and extensive legal knowledge. He regularly represents insurance company clients in Arkansas, and companies domiciled in other states, in complex multi-state financial and market conduct examinations. He also represents insurance companies in acquisitions subject to the holding company act in multiple jurisdictions, and has managed and lobbied in the Arkansas Legislature on complex insurance legislation. In addition, he practices energy and utility law representing electric cooperatives, gas companies and alternative energy suppliers before the Arkansas Legislature and the Arkansas Public Service Commission.

About the Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation

Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation (AECC), based in Little Rock, is proud to provide power for more than 500,000 members of Arkansas’ 17 electric distribution cooperatives. AECC was created in 1949 to provide Arkansas’ electric cooperatives with a reliable and affordable power supply.

About Mitchell Williams

Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. is a full-service corporate law firm that provides strategic, comprehensive legal services to help clients achieve their goals. Established in 1954, the firm has offices in Little Rock, Rogers and Jonesboro, Arkansas and Austin, Texas. For more information, visit