Speakers Bureau: Patricia Nation
Project 21 member Patricia Nation is a practicing trial attorney. She is the managing partner of the Nation Law Firm in Little Rock, Arkansas — representing clients at both the federal and state level and handling cases involving real estate, criminal defense, constitutional rights and appellate advocacy. She has practiced before the federal 5th, 8th and District of Columbia Circuit Courts of Appeal and U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas as well as the Arkansas Supreme Court.
Patricia has been a practicing lawyer for almost 20 years. She received her undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. She is also a graduate of Agape Bible College in Little Rock, Arkansas, where she later served as a member of its board and headed the school's Education Committee.
In 2014, Patrician ran unsuccessfully for attorney general of the state of Arkansas. She is a member of the Arkansas Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Advisory Committee. She also served as an election attorney and poll watcher as well as a delegate to the 2012 Republican National Convention.