Quattlebaum, Grooms, Tull & Burrow PLLC is pleased to welcome Michael B. Heister as an associate to the law firm. Mr. Heister will work out of the firm’s Little Rock office and his practice will focus on complex civil litigation, administrative proceedings, environmental compliance, and appeals. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Heister practiced law in Washington, DC, for nine years, first as a trial attorney with the United States Department of Justice Environmental Defense Section and later with a large, international law firm. Mr. Heister is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and received his J. D., summa cum laude, from the University of Arkansas where he was Note and Comment Editor of The Arkansas Law Review. Following graduation from law school, Mr. Heister served as a law clerk to the Honorable Richard S. Arnold of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Mr. Heister is licensed to practice law in Arkansas and the District of Columbia.