Madeline has broad experience in the areas of banking, mergers and acquisitions, corporate and securities, commercial financing, real estate and healthcare. She advises the following:

  • Closely-held businesses in the acquisition and sale of businesses
  • Local lenders in financing transactions
  • Out-of-state lenders with transactions in Arkansas as local counsel
  • Entities conducting private placements of securities on compliance with state blue sky laws
  • Businesses and individuals in the lease and purchase of commercial real estate
  • Hospitals, physicians and other healthcare providers in the preparation and negotiation of employment agreements, business associate agreements and other healthcare related contracts

Prior to joining Rose Law Firm, Madeline served as in-house corporate and commercial counsel in the energy industry. Building off that experience, Madeline provides:

  • Outside general counsel services
  • Advice on routine corporate governance and transactional matters
  • Drafting and negotiation of all types of commercial contracts, including confidentiality agreements, equipment lease and purchase agreements, vendor services agreements and employment and consulting agreements

Madeline lives in Fayetteville with her husband and son.



Highlights of Madeline’s experience include the following representations:

  • State bank in multiple construction loans to developer of low income housing apartments
  • County economic development corporation in connection with incentive agreements to new industry
  • Community Development Entity in federal new markets tax credits transactions involving loans to qualified active low income community borrower
  • Leading provider of shelf edge solutions to the retail industry as outside general counsel
  • Physician’s practice in the purchase of another related practice with non-compete covenant



  • Northwest Arkansas Business Journal – Forty Under 40 Honoree, 2020
  • Arkansas Life Magazine – Readers Choice, Top Attorneys, 2020
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers – Rising Star, Business & Corporate, 2019-2020
  • AY Magazine – Arkansas’ Best Lawyers List, Real Estate & Corporate, 2019-2020
  • Soirée Magazine – Little Rock’s Best Lawyers List, Corporate Law, 2018
  • Top Score on Arkansas Bar Exam


  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, Juris Doctor
  • Princeton University, Bachelor of Arts


  • Arkansas
  • Oklahoma