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John W. Arnold

John focuses primarily on a variety of personal injury, employment, and commercial litigation matters on behalf of individuals and companies, including matters relating to product liability, breach of contract, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, insurance bad faith, construction law, sexual assault, and class actions. He is also regularly involved in litigating recreational vehicle warranty and consumer claims, both in court and administrative settings. John served as a law clerk for the Honorable J. Smith Henley, Senior Circuit Judge, United States District Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. In addition to having handled a wide variety of matters at the trial level, John has briefed and argued multiple appeals before courts of appeal in Texas, Oklahoma, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He is licensed to practice law in Arkansas (1994), Texas (1996), and Oklahoma (2013), is admitted to practice in each of the four federal judicial districts in Texas and Arkansas, before the Western District of Oklahoma, and is admitted to practice in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1996
  • Arkansas, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texast
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit


  • J.D. University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1994
  • B.B.A. Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, 1989
    • Major: Finance

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dallas Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Hon. J. Smith Henley, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit, Law Clerk

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Licensed in Texas, Arkansas and Oklahoma courts.