Thank you for visiting! My name is Andy Riner and I am running for Montgomery & Polk County Circuit Judge for the 18th West Judicial District of Arkansas. I would appreciate your vote on Tuesday, March 3rd. Read more about my experience & qualifications, hear from people who know me & contact me with any questions.
Early Voting has begun. Tuesday, February 18th - March 2nd
Locations & Times
Montgomery County Courthouse Annex Building (Old Nursing Home) located at 117 Ray Drive in Mount Ida
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, and
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Saturdays.
Early voting will end Monday, March 2nd at 5:00 p.m.
Polk County Office Complex (Old Hospital)
located at 606 Pine Street in Mena
February 18th - 21st | 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
February 22nd | 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
February 24th - 28th | 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
February 29th | 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
March 2nd | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Andy Riner graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law in May of 2000.
He completed his undergraduate work at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, where he was a Summa Cum Laude graduate. In addition to extensive criminal trial practice, Riner has experience in diverse areas of the law, such as juvenile, domestic relations, probate, and other areas of civil practice. He has previously served as an attorney for the Office of Child Support Enforcement, a city attorney, deputy public defender, a deputy prosecuting attorney, a chief deputy prosecuting attorney, and in private practice.
Andy has over 19 years of Circuit Court trial experience. Since 2011, he has served the citizens of Montgomery and Polk Counties as their elected Prosecuting Attorney. As prosecuting attorney, he manages the largest law firm in this judicial district with offices in both Montgomery and Polk Counties. He supervises a staff of 12 employees. He also serves as project Director of the 18th West Judicial District Drug Task Force, and is a member of the 18th West Judicial District Drug Court Treatment Team. Riner holds a law enforcement instructor’s certificate from the Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy, and enjoys training part time and reserve officers.
Over the course of Andy's career, he has intensively prepared for and successfully tried numerous felony and misdemeanor jury trials. His broad range of trial experience has included homicides, violent crimes, property crimes, sex crimes, drug distribution, and domestic abuse. It is this trial experience that uniquely qualifies him to serve as Circuit Judge. Andy is mentioned in The Atlantic, HuffPost, PBS News, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Times Record, Southwest Arkansas News,
Channel 7 (KATV) News, Channel 11 (KTHV) News, Arkansas News, The Montgomery County News, Polk County Pulse, KENA Mena Radio, Mena Star
Donations can be made to The Committee to Elect Andy Riner for Circuit Judge and mailed to P.O. Box 33, Mount Ida, AR 71957.
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