Angela was a prosecuting attorney in Northwest Arkansas for many years. She prosecuted cases in Washington County Circuit Court, Fayetteville District Court, Springdale District Court, Elkins District Court, Prairie Grove District Court, as well as other courts. She has an intimate knowledge of criminal law and the procedures that prosecutors and law enforcement officers use to convict you of criminal charges. Angela has spent many hours in the court room trying and negotiating the outcome of criminal cases. She will use this experience to fight for your case.
Mr. Norwood hand picked Angela to be on the Norwood & Norwood DWI/DUI and criminal defense legal team after observing for several years how skilled Angela was as a deputy prosecuting attorney. Angela agreed to join the law firm because after being a prosecutor, and dealing with Norwood & Norwood on hundreds of cases, she admired how Norwood & Norwood fought for their clients.
Angela earned her undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Arkansas and went on to earn her law degree from the University Of Arkansas School Of Law in Fayetteville. While in law school, Angela began working with the Innocence Project and continued to work with the Innocence Project after graduation.
Angela is a member in good standing with the Arkansas Bar and a member of the Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
- Former Deputy Prosecuter
- Defended over 25,000 cases
- Defended over 8,000 DWIs
- Serving NWA since 1988
- Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated