Rippy, Stepps & Associates

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Chris Rippy

Managing Partner

Chris Rippy graduated from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville in 2005 and attended the Bowen School of Law in Little Rock. During his time in law school, he clerked for the firm Wilcox, Parker, Hurst, Lancaster, & Lacy, PLC and for the Honorable Rhonda Wood, Arkansas Supreme Court Justice.

He and his wife Christin got married in 2005 and have three children; Alli, Emily, and Andrew. As a Conway native, Chris is thoroughly invested in his community. He and his family are heavily involved in their local church and many other community activities.


Areas of Practice

  • 60% Estate Planning/Elder Law
  • 10% Small Business Formation/Contracts
  • 10% Guardianships
  • 10% Veteran’s Benefits
  • 10% Litigation


  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law, Little Rock, Arkansas
    • J.D. – 2011
  • University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas – 2005
    • Major: Political Science and Spanish

Representative Clients

  • Bad Boy Mowers
  • Conway Ministry Center
  • Aerial Technologies, LLC
  • National School of Real Estate

Litigation Percentage

  • 10% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Published Works

  • Helping Hands Across Time, 2013

Bar Admissions

  • Arkansas, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 2012


  • Gun Laws in Arkansas, National Business Institute
  • Pet Trusts, UALR Animal Law

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Faulkner County Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Nash, Raley, Rogers, & Rippy, PLC, Founding Partner, 2011 – 2014
  • Wilcox, Parker, Hurst, Lancaster, & Lacy, PLC, Associate Attorney, 2011

Pro Bono Activities

  • Counsel, Conway Ministry Center, 2014
  • Arkansas Legal Services Partnership Volunteer Attorney, 2011

Ancillary Businesses

  • Venture Capital Funding
  • Business Consultation


  • English
  • Spanish