Lisa Dennis


Lisa is a native of Fayetteville, Arkansas where she received her undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Arkansas. She has over 25 years of experience as an attorney. She is admitted to the Arkansas Bar and the United States District Court for the Western District of Arkansas.

Lisa has handled several high profile criminal cases including rape trials, drug trials, and a capital murder trial as a criminal defense attorney. She served as a deputy prosecuting attorney for the acclaimed Washington/Madison Drug Court presided over by Judge Mary Ann Gunn.  After over 10 years as a prosecutor, she started a law practice with Judge Gunn and Ken Kieklak, a highly respected Arkansas attorney.

Gunn Kieklak Dennis LLP provides an array of legal services for a holistic but aggressive approach to legal representation. Lisa’s practice primarily includes criminal law, divorce, custody matters, and visitation cases.


  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Washington County Bar Association
  • Benton County Bar Association
  • Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys

She is a past member of the National Association of Drug Court Professionals serving as a board member for the Arkansas Association of Drug Court Professionals Association and an officer on the Board of Directors for the Washington/Madison Counties Friends of the Drug Court Foundation.


She has been recognized as a Top 100 Trial lawyer in 2015, 2016, and 2017 by the National Trial Lawyers.