Jack Lassiter, Erin Cassinelli, and Lauren Collins are attorneys in Little Rock, Arkansas with a practice that focuses on criminal defense in federal and state courts throughout Arkansas.
Mr. Lassiter has been licensed for forty-two years and has been in private practice with an emphasis on criminal defense since 1977. Ms. Cassinelli has worked with Mr. Lassiter since 2004 and was formally licensed to practice in 2005. She has accumulated extensive experience in federal court, including a successful appeal to the United States Supreme Court. She has also served on the Federal Practice Committee at the request of the District Judges for the Eastern District of Arkansas. Mr. Lassiter has been named one of the Best Lawyers in America since 1993. He is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers, an esteemed organization of the best of the trial bar from the United States and Canada. The College also counts the Justices of the United States Supreme Court among its membership. Mr. Lassiter and Ms. Cassinelli are AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, a rating indicating that their peers rank them at the highest level of professional excellence.
Lauren Collins began working for Mr. Lassiter and Ms. Cassinelli in early 2012 as a law clerk and has worked under Mr. Lassiter and Ms. Cassinelli as an associate attorney since early 2014.
Their legal assistant, Jené Louviere, is also available each day to answer client calls. She is happy to assist clients in making appointments, obtaining other information, and to generally provide assistance to those who contact our office.
The attorneys and staff at Lassiter & Cassinelli work diligently every day to ensure that each person is treated fairly and justly under the law and to provide outstanding representation to each one of their clients.
The attorneys at Lassiter & Cassinelli feel their relationships with their clients are of the utmost importance. They chose this area of the profession because of their steadfast belief that each person suspected of a crime is entitled to and deserves effective representation. It is important to the attorneys of Lassiter & Cassinelli that each client be respected, feel comfortable sharing a difficult time in life with them, and know that their attorneys are proud to stand with them and defend them to the fullest extent. The criminal justice system cannot function properly and achieve just results without adequate defensive representation and adversarial testing performed by an attorney who is committed to both the system and each client they represent.