JP Boyter

JP Boyter

JP Boyter

John Paul (“JP”) is an attorney focusing his practice on business law and mergers and acquisitions. He specializes in various aspects of transactional law, primarily focusing on mergers and acquisitions, securities regulation, real estate transactions, corporate governance, and a wide array of general transactional work. In his mergers and acquisitions practice, JP assists clients throughout every stage of the transaction, from conducting due diligence to negotiating and structuring deals.

In all aspects of his practice, JP is committed to delivering exceptional legal counsel and fostering long-lasting relationships built on trust and integrity. His dedication to excellence and client satisfaction distinguishes him as a valuable asset to the firm and the clients he serves.

JP received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Louisiana State University Shreveport in 2019 and earned his J.D. from the University of Arkansas School of Law, where he graduated summa cum laude.


University of Arkansas School of Law

Juris Doctor, summa cum laude

  • Arkansas Law Review, Articles Editor

Louisiana State University Shreveport

B.S. Accounting

  • Trustee Scholar

Honors and Recognitions

Judge Thomas F. Butt Legal Excellence Award for Legal Research and Writing

Joe C. Barrett Commercial Law Award

Arkansas Bar Foundation


Arkansas Law Review

Searching for a Compromise: A Case for the Crypto Like-Kind Exchange, 76 Ark. L. Rev. 191 (2023)

Representative Transactions

Counsel to Crafton, Tull & Associates, Inc. in the acquisition of Prism, LLC. MORE

Assisted privately held aviation maintenance company in connection with $15 million acquisition of 38,000 square foot aviation hangar.

Assisted privately held retail apparel company in connection with debt restructuring and issuance of $37.5 million senior credit facility.

JP Boyter

JP Boyter