Drew Ledbetter

Drew Ledbetter is an experienced trial lawyer practicing exclusively in the area of Criminal Defense. Based in Fayetteville, Arkansas, Drew is well known for his recent jury acquittals on high profile murder cases. Drew represents clients on all varieties of felony and misdemeanor charges ranging from Murder to DWI. Drew works in Federal courts throughout the United States, in all Arkansas courts, and he accepts certain homicide and drug cases pro hac vice in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, and Tennessee.


Award Winning

Drew was recently awarded the title “Best Attorney” by the readers of the Northwest Arkansas Times. He has earned his outstanding reputation by diligently defending his clients’ rights through all stages of the criminal justice process.


Drew is the former Senior Trial Attorney for the Benton County Prosecutor’s Office. He also served the 14th Judicial District as the Special Prosecutor for Gun Violence and Narcotics.

Drew represents clients across the entire spectrum of criminal cases.

Drew has defended complex white collar crimes at both the federal and state level, including Embezzlement, Fraud, Structuring, and cases where the government attempts to seize his clients’ most valuable assets. Drew has defended numerous homicide cases including Capital Murder, First Degree Murder, Second Degree Murder, Manslaughter, Attempted Murder, and he is a Certified Death Penalty Lawyer. Drew has successfully defended against the Death Penalty at jury trial.

Your Criminal Defense Attorney

If you, or a loved one, have been arrested and charged with a crime, or have learned that you may be the target of a criminal investigation, the most important decision you can make is deciding who will represent you in fighting these charges.