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Prairie Arnold received his Bachelor of Science in the ABA-accredited Legal Assistant Studies program in the Criminal Justice Department at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Mr. Arnold assisted in coordinating a successful judicial campaign during his undergraduate tenure. 

Mr. Arnold subsequently received his Juris Doctor from Appalachian School of Law where he chaired the Moot Court Drafting Committee. During law school, he completed a judicial externship for the Honorable Judge W. Neil Thomas, III in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Mr. Arnold was also awarded the prestigious American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law and Bureau of National Affairs Award for Excellence in the Study of Intellectual Property while attending Appalachian School of Law. 

Following law school, Mr. Arnold served as a member of the civil defense counsel for the Marsh defendants in the individual and class action lawsuits in the Tri-State crematory proceedings. Mr. Arnold's areas of practice include: workers' compensation, general liability, employment law, personal injury, insurance defense, trucking litigation, contract law, subrogation, criminal law and appellate work. He also prepares and delivers workers' compensation training seminars to Tennessee employers and workers’ compensation carriers / third-party administrators. 

Mr. Arnold has taught Advanced Legal Research and Writing in the ABA-accredited Legal Assistant Studies program at the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga. Mr. Arnold has also been a member of the following professional organizations: American Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association, Chattanooga Bar Association, and Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM).




Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 30%
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
  3. Workers Compensation: 30%
  4. General Practice: 10%

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    Mr. Arnold is a well respected attorney in the Chattanooga area. If I have a client with a workers compensation case, I refer them to Mr. Arnold!


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Contact info

Arnold & Arnold

707 Georgia Avenue
Suite 403
Chattanooga, TN, 37402


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Award for Excellence in the Study of Intellectual Property LawAmerican Bar Association2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity Of Tennessee At Chattanooga2016 - 2016
Managing PartnerPrairie A. Arnold, Esq.2011 - 2016
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Tennessee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Chattanooga Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Appalachian School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of Tennessee, ChattanoogaN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A