Auto Accidents

Wrongful Death

Premises Liability

Negligent Security

Slip/Trip & Fall

Trucking Accidents

Motorcycle Accidents

Uber/Lyft Accidents

Public Transportation Accidents

Pedestrian & Bicycle Accidents

Assault, Battery, & Intentional Torts

Electrical & Fire Accidents

Insurance Claims

Dog Bites



Felony, Misdemeanor, & Juvenile Crimes
Violations of Probation
Domestic Violence
Assault & Battery
Violent Crimes
Theft Crimes

Drug Crimes
Careless/Reckless Driving
License Suspended/Revoked
Traffic Tickets

Sealing & Expungement of Records




   the firm


Chris Arnold, P.A. is based in Tampa and serves the legal needs all Floridians and visitors to our warm state. With nearly a decade of practice, Chris Arnold has strived to build a firm based on integrity, efficiency, and steadfast commitment to his clients. That means being available to clients during the worst experiences of their lives, like suffering a life-altering injury, death of a loved one, or a damaging arrest. If you find yourself in one of these unpleasant circumstances then contact our office today and get an experienced and aggressive attorney to seek the best outcome for your case.

The firm investigates cases through research, interviews, discovery, depositions, and the use of experts and professional investigators. We capitalize on the opponent's weaknesses to try and negotiate a fair settlement, and we are prepared to litigate by filing and arguing motions. Chris Arnold is an experienced litigation and trial attorney who is prepared to try the case. He has excellent knowledge of the Rules of Evidence and Rules of Civil and Criminal Procedure.




EDUCATION:  Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D.

                           Florida State University, B.S.

ADMISSIONS:  The Florida Bar

                             U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

                             U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

                             U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit


BIO: Christopher P. Arnold is an attorney licensed to practice in all Florida courts. Chris is from Tampa, Florida and clerked at numerous law offices throughout schooling, including the State Attorney's Office, the Elections Supervisor's Office, and the Florida Senate. He began practice as an Assistant Public Defender representing thousands of poor and criminally accused defendants in Hillsborough County. He then served as an Assistant Attorney General representing the State of Florida in federal and state appellate actions. In 2016, Chris entered private practice joining a personal injury firm in Tallahassee. Prior to starting the firm in 2020, Chris rounded out his experience at multiple defense firms representing insurance companies and gaining valuable insight into how adjusters value and settle claims. Chris now serves injured plaintiffs in the Tampa Bay Area and throughout all of Florida. He previously served on the Hillsborough County Bar Association, Young Lawyer's Division Board.


JIM ARNOLD, Of counsel





EDUCATION Cumberland School of Law, J.D.

                           University of Tampa, B.S.

ADMISSIONS The Florida Bar

                            U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

BIO:  James D. Arnold is a Florida-licensed attorney and retired Circuit and County Court Judge with 30 years of judicial experience, 24 of those years presiding over general civil cases.  Prior to his appointment to the bench by Governor Bob Martinez, Jim served as an Assistant State Attorney followed by private civil and criminal practice.  Jim now operates a mediation firm, providing mediation and arbitration services that encompass most areas of civil law.  In addition to his mediation practice, Jim  serves as expert trial counsel for the law firm of Chris Arnold, P.A.  Jim has previously served on the Hillsborough County Canvassing Board, the Hillsborough County Correctional Planning Committee, and the HRS Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Advisory Board. 

Cable tower of the Tampa Sunshine Skyway

Telephone: (813) 303-0302

E-mail: chris@arnoldinjury.com

Address:  P.O. Box 45054

                  Tampa, Florida 33677

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