Dickerson Law Firm recently announced that April Kersten has been appointed as managing attorney for the firm which has offices in El Dorado, Hot Springs and Pine Bluff.

Kersten is responsible for the hiring, training, development and monitoring of Dickerson’s bankruptcy lawyers, according to a news release.

Kersten also worked as a staff attorney for Dickerson from August 2008 until June of 2013. Since that time she worked in the bankruptcy department of Mackie, Wolf, Zientz & Mann as well as Rainwater Holt & Sexton, P.A.