Practice areas

Real Estate Closings

Established Arkansas Real Estate Attorneys

In-house title firm facilitates your all of your closing needs

Lightle, Raney, Streit & Streit, LLP, is pleased to offer the in-house services of Fidelity National Title Insurance Company (FNTIC). Having a trustworthy company to conduct a title search, prepare all documentation and issue title insurance right under our roof allows us to speed your transaction through to closing while saving you unnecessary expense. FNTIC handles all the work of a real estate closing company, but does so under an attorney with more than 30 years of real estate experience.

Comprehensive legal services for commercial and residential transactions

Estate Planning

Arkansas Estate Planning & Probate Attorneys

Thorough and efficient asset protection for retirement and family

The adage "No one plans to fail, they only fail to plan," is nowhere truer than in the area of asset protection. You've worked hard all your life and have the privilege of enjoying your wealth during a comfortable retirement; then distributing the remainder to your heirs as a testament of your love. Unfortunately all that could be lost if you do not properly plan.

Lightle, Raney, Streit & Streit, LLP, can protect your retirement and legacy from excessive taxation, medical costs and unnecessary legal expenditures. We provide the information you need to choose among myriad options, including:

Criminal Defense

Diligent Arkansas Criminal Defense Lawyers

Aggressive representation for misdemeanors and felonies

Among the 50 states, Arkansas ranks high for overall crime, especially for rape and burglary.  With those kind of statistics hanging over them, law enforcement personnel and prosecuting attorneys face tremendous pressure to close cases by securing convictions. If you’ve been arrested and charged with a crime, you can expect the battle of your life, which is why you need capable and experienced legal representation. Lightle, Raney, Streit & Streit, LLP, is a long-established and highly respected Arkansas law firm with a record of success in criminal and civil trials. We provide vigorous defense for clients facing felony and misdemeanor charges, including:

Business Law

Respected Arkansas Business Law Attorneys

Highly regarded law firm expedites commerce

For more than 80 years, Lightle, Raney, Streit & Streit, LLP, has assisted business enterprises with formation, expansion and relocation in the heart of Arkansas. As the longest established law firm in our own town of Searcy, we take pride in knowing that many of the enduring businesses in our community are our clients. As a pro-business law firm that believes in opportunity and growth, we welcome entrepreneurs and small-to-large businesses looking to set up shop in the counties we serve. We stand ready to assist you in all business-related matters, including:

Probate Litigation

Determined Probate Litigation in Arkansas

Protecting the integrity of your loved one’s estate

With the passing of a cherished loved one, your family needs time to grieve. You don't need the added stress of wondering what will become of your loved one's estate, if his or her wishes will be honored, or how smoothly the estate will pass to the beneficiaries. Lightle, Raney, Streit & Streit, LLP, is a solid and established probate law firm, known for efficiency and integrity. We have decades of experience administering the probate of estates of all sizes, from the modest to the most opulent. We offer meticulous, trustworthy service on all matters related to:

Divorce & Family Law

Experienced Arkansas Divorce and Family Law Attorneys

Quality representation on issues that affect your marriage and family

In divorce and family law cases, your working relationship with your attorney is extremely important. Because your attorney will be your voice on issues that directly affect your home, marriage and children, you need an added layer of trust. At Lightle, Raney, Streit & Streit, LLP, we take the extra steps necessary to make you feel at ease throughout the course of your litigation.  We provide legal services for a variety of family law issues, including: