Justice Rhonda Wood
Arkansas Supreme Court Justice
Married to Dr. Michael Wood
Mother to Ashley, Brittney, Kyle, & Sean
Judge Rhonda Wood was a Trial Judge from 2007- 2013
Associate Justice, Arkansas Supreme Court 2015- current
Judge, Arkansas Court of Appeals
Justice Wood has served as a Judge since 2007. She spent 6 years on the trial bench representing Faulkner, Van Buren, & Searcy counties. In 2012, she was elected to the Arkansas Court of Appeals. In 2014, Justice Rhonda Wood was elected to to the Arkansas Supreme Court where she currently serves as an Associate Justic
Justice Rhonda Wood packing food for Arkansas foodbanks with Arkansas Bar Association members.
B.A. magna cum laude, with distinction in Politics, Hendrix College; J.D., UALR Bowen School of Law, highest honors, 1999
Law Practice or Teaching Areas:
Contributor, Arkansas Bar Association, HIPAA Preemption Analysis for the State of Arkansas (2003); Contributor, Arkansas Bar Association, Arkansas Public Health Bench Book (2009).
Henry Toll Fellow; Making an Impact Award- 20th Judicial District Law Enforcement; Arkansas Bar Association Outstanding Service Award, Recipient (five-time): Best Continuing Legal Education Presentation, by Arkansas Bar Association; Arkansas Elected Official of the Year, by Arkansas Federation of Business and Professional Women; Community Leader of the Year, by Conway Rotary Club; Outstanding Judicial Newcomer- CASA
Top Score on the Arkansas Bar Examination; Arkansas Business’s “Forty Under Forty.”
Justice Wood's granddaughter interview female justice from Texas, Michigan, West Virginia, and Arkansas Supreme Court Justice Rhonda Wood
Listen to the work of the Admin. Office of the Courts and the Arkansas Commission on Children, Youth & Families in the area of child abuse with Justice Rhonda Wood