We provide investment banking, research, sales and trading, asset and wealth management, public finance, insurance, private capital, and family office services.
We are a family-owned financial services firm that values client relationships, long-term stability, and supporting the communities where we live and work.
The idea of family defines our culture, because each of us knows that our reputation is on the line as if our own name was on the door.
Our reputation as a leading independent financial services firm is built on the stability of our longstanding and highly experienced senior executives.
We are committed to corporate philanthropy; economic and financial literacy advocacy; and diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.
Stephens is proud to sponsor the PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, and PGA TOUR Champions careers, as well as applaud the philanthropic endeavors, of our Brand Ambassadors.
We host many highly informative meetings each year with clients, industry decision makers, and thought leaders across the U.S. and in Europe.
Senior Vice President, Director of Human Resources & Administrative Services
Patrick McAlpine is Senior Vice President and Director of Human Resources at Stephens. Previously he served as General Counsel for Stephens Insurance, LLC. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Arkansas summa cum laude in 1996 and a Juris Doctor degree with high honors from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 1999. McAlpine was Editor-in-Chief of the UALR Law Review in 1998-1999.
McAlpine is admitted to practice law in Arkansas and before the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. He also serves as an Adjunct Professor at the UALR William H. Bowen School of Law and was City Judge for the City of Cammack Village, Arkansas from 2004 to 2011. McAlpine is a member of the Arkansas Bar Association and the Pulaski County Bar Association.
Prior to joining Stephens Insurance, McAlpine was Assistant General Counsel for Staffmark Holdings, Inc. and was in private practice with the Little Rock firms of Quattlebaum, Grooms, Tull & Burrow PLLC and Williams & Anderson LLP.
Arkansas Bar Number: 99072
National Producer Number: 19047322