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Attorney James E. Arnold
James E. Arnold
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Practice Areas
  • Business Commercial Litigation
  • Stockholder Disputes
  • Business Torts
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Class Action Claims
  • Wrongful Death Claims
  • Complex Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
Bar Admissions
  • Ohio, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1989
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1991
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • Illinois
Professional Associations
  • Ohio State Bar, Member
  • American Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Ohio Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Franklin County Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Ohio Superlawyers, Ohio's Top Lawyers
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association, Board Member

Biography

James E. Arnold is recognized as one of Ohio's top trial lawyers. He is rated among the "Top 10" of all lawyers in the state of Ohio by Ohio Super Lawyers, as one of Central Ohio's "Top 50" lawyers by Columbus' Business First, and as one of the "500 Leading Plaintiff's Lawyers in America" by Lawdragon. In 2012 Mr. Arnold was selected by Best Lawyers in America as the "Ohio Securities Litigation Lawyer of the Year. Since 2001 he has consistently been recognized by Best Lawyers in multiple fields including bet-the-company, personal injury (plaintiffs and defense), commercial, intellectual property and securities litigation.

Education

  • Capital University Law School, Columbus, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1987
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Order of the Barristers
    • Honors: Oralist
    • Honors: National Moot Court Team
    • Honors: Order of the Curia

Honors

  • The Best Lawyers in America (Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation)
  • Best in the U.S. (Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation)
  • Top lists, Ohio Super Lawyers
  • Columbus' Top 100 Lawyers
  • 500 Leading Plaintiffs' Lawyers in America
  • Lawdragon. Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy
  • Top 10, Ohio Super Lawyers
  • Top 5, Columbus Super Lawyers
  • Best Lawyers
  • AV 5.0 Preeminent Rating, Martindale Hubbell
  • One of Ohio’s Top Trial Lawyers
  • Top 5, Columbus’ Business First
  • Ohio Securities Litigation Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers in America

Classes/Seminars

  • Cross-Examination of Economists, Ohio State Bar Association, 1996 to 1996
  • Advanced Trial Skills, Ohio State Bar Association, 1996 to 1996

Pro-Bono Work

  • Columbus Bar Foundation, Board Member

Current Employment

  • Managing Partner