Dustin K. Doty has a trial-oriented practice with a focus on medical malpractice litigation and insurance defense. Dustin was included in the inaugural edition of the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for his work in Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants. Since 2018, Mid-South Super Lawyers has acknowledged Dustin for his work in the area of Personal Injury – Medical Malpractice: Defense. Prior to joining WLJ, Doty practiced in Russellville, Arkansas, where he had an active litigation practice.
Dustin transitioned to becoming a Razorback after spending his college years wrestling at Cleveland State University. He maintains the same tenacity in his practice that lead him to success on the wrestling mat.
Doty graduated magna cum laude from the University of Arkansas School of Law, where he served as Production Editor for the Arkansas Law Review and was a member of the Board of Advocates. His article, “Saving Face: Arkansas’s Application of the Confrontation Clause to Jury Sentencing Proceedings”, 66 Ark. L. Rev. 549 (2013), was published in the Arkansas Law Review.
Prior to law school, Doty graduated from Cleveland State University, where he was a member of Cleveland States’ NCAA Division I wrestling team and the recipient of the Economics Excellence Award. He is a native of Toledo, Ohio, and a graduate of the Russellville Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Russellville program.