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Niki Cung

Partner

Proud to be the first Vietnamese native to be licensed to practice law in the State of Arkansas, Niki has more than 22 years of experience in commercial litigation and complex insurance defense.

Niki advocates for clients in jury and bench trials involving a variety of claims, including contract, construction defect, product liability, wrongful death and personal injury, professional liability and malicious prosecution. She recognizes the benefits of early resolution through the use of mediation and early dispositive motions. Niki has also assisted clients with administrative matters before the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration and its Review Commission, several state OSHA offices, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, and other regulatory agencies.
Motor Carrier Industry

Niki has a special interest in the motor carrier industry, assisting trucking company clients with contracts, government disputes, and regulatory issues as well as defending them against negligence claims.

Community Involvement
  • Legal Aid of Arkansas (Board of Directors, Executive Committee, Former Chair)
  • Rotary Club of Fayetteville
  • Love on a Leash, Therapy Dog Handler

  • Martindale-Hubbell®, "AV" rating
  • Super Lawyers®, Mid-South, 2007, 2011-2019
  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy Advanced Advocates Program, Graduate, 2004
  • W.A. Eldredge Outstanding Young Trial Lawyer Award, Recipient, 2002-2003
  • The College of Master Advocates & Barristers, 2001
  • International Association of Defense Counsel Trial Academy, Graduate, 2000
  • Pro Bono Volunteer Attorney of the Year, River Valley Legal Services, 2000
  • American Board of Trial Advocates