Careers at Dover Dixon Horne

Dover Dixon Horne PLLC strives to be the best law firm in Arkansas. We seek dynamic, service-oriented people to join our traditions of loyalty and excellence. Our firm provides a unique environment for people to thrive as individuals while providing the highest levels of quality legal service to our clients.

Resumes or other inquiries may be submitted to and will be reviewed by the Office Manager and Management Committee, as appropriate.

Open Positions

Dover Dixon Horne PLLC, a full-service commercial law firm in Little Rock, Arkansas, is expanding its leading state and local tax (SALT) team with an additional attorney. Please contact or any of the DDH SALT attorneys (Matt Boch, T.J. Lawhon, and Mike Parker) to apply.

The state and local tax team advises and represents taxpayers on Arkansas and multistate tax issues, including income taxes, sales and use taxes, property taxes, and excise taxes. The practice includes:

  • Representing taxpayers in tax litigation in trial and appellate courts;
  • Representing taxpayers in audits and administrative appeals;
  • Advising taxpayers about compliance with state and local taxes;
  • Seeking administrative guidance for taxpayers;
  • Negotiating and implementing economic development incentives;
  • Assisting taxpayers with compliance and reporting for taxes, rebates, credits, and incentives;
  • Monitoring and drafting legislation and administrative rules;
  • Advising and negotiating tax provisions related to contracts and transactions;
  • Educating taxpayers about Arkansas and multistate tax issues through writing and speaking; and
  • Helping clients with other areas of regulatory, business, and trusts and estates law.

This practice necessarily demands a broad skillset for an attorney, including legal research and analytic writing, written and oral advocacy, interpersonal relationship and communication skills, business sense, project management, and overall judgment.

At DDH, we take a team approach to deliver client-focused, outstanding legal services for our clients, and our SALT group works particularly closely and collaboratively with an aim toward being the best in Arkansas. The SALT group and the firm as a whole are committed to investing in and developing attorneys for long-term success.

This position is open both to experienced and entry-level attorneys, and the attorney’s title and compensation will depend on background and experience.

Position Requirements:

  • J.D.
  • Professional integrity
  • Work ethic
  • Commitment to client service
  • Commitment to protecting and vindicating taxpayer rights
  • Legal writing, communication, and analytic skills


  • License to practice in Arkansas
  • Experience in state and local tax
  • Experience in government
  • Tax LLM
  • Other legal experience, particularly in litigation or regulatory matters
  • Accounting background

Ongoing Recruiting

Even when there is no posted opening for your desired role, Dover Dixon Horne is always looking for attorneys and professional staff who can help us better serve our clients and who are excited to join our family of lawyers and professionals. Perhaps the role can be created, or perhaps the right opportunity will arise in the future.

Legal Clerkships

Dover Dixon Horne PLLC is proud to support the education of tomorrow’s attorneys. We typically hire law clerks through on-campus recruiting, recruiting from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville for summer clerks and from the UALR Bowen School of Law for clerks during the school year. Candidates from other law schools are encouraged and should apply directly to the firm.

Dover Dixon Horne PLLC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.