David L. Schneider Attorney

Attorney David L. Schneider
Attorney David L. Schneider after over 25 years of public service is in private practice with the McKinnon Law Firm

David L. Schneider  joined the Mckinnon Law Firm in 2015 after many years of legal service with the State of Arkansas Workers’ Compensation Administraton.  With a background in public service starting with the city of Fort Smith and the Arkansas Workers Compensation Commission, David brings much experience to the clients he represents.   During his career with the Arkansas Workers Compensation Commission, he providing advice, information and assistance to workers, employers, insurance adjuster, attorneys and others. Further he mediate disputed claims and approve settlements. Lastly writing opinions deciding trial or appellate cases.

Today at the McKinnon Law Firm, David works to achieve results for Workers’ Compensation clients.

David care and compassion for labor and works daily to achieve the best outcome for his clients.  Sharing the law firms vision of Care, Fight and Win – David has the compassion to care, the drive to fight and the experience to Win for his clients.

Should you have any questions regarding a potential Workers’ Compensation claim, please use the contact form or call (888) 558-8841 to reach out to David.

David L. Schneider


  • University of Arkansas Law School  JD – Law, 1983
  • Arkansas Tech University BA – History, 1980


  • Arkansas, 1983;
  • Arkansas and U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western District of Arkansas, 1983


  • Personal Injury
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Auto, Truck, Motorcycle Accidents

Professional Experience:

  • McKinnon Law Firm 2015 – Present
    Attorney and Certified Mediator
  • Arkansas Workers Compensation Commission 1989-2015
    Legal Advisor and Mediator
    Provide advice, information and assistance to workers, employers, insurance adjuster,
    attorneys and others. Mediate disputed claims and approve settlements. Wrote opinions
    deciding trial or appellate cases.
  • Westmark Community College 1988-1990
    Part time Instructor Criminal law and paralegal programs
  • City of Fort Smith 1985-1989
    Assistant City Attorney

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