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Bart Landon Arnold

About me

I was born and raised in Anderson, Indiana, the son of a carpenter and a homemaker.  I attended Lapel High School in Lapel, Indiana and then went on to Indiana University and obtained a degree in Telecommunications and English.  During the summers between school I worked for my dad's construction company.  At IU, I worked toward my dream of being a TV broadcaster.  But somewhere on the way, Law became my calling.  In Law School at Valparaiso University, I developed a passion for criminal law when I interned with a criminal defense lawyer in Porter County. 

After graduation from law school, I took my first job as a law clerk for the Honorable Judge Daniel Heath of the Allen County Superior Court.  I then went to work for a criminal defense firm in Fort Wayne before starting my own firm along with others, in 2001.  Since then, Jeffrey Terrill and Albert Anzini, III have joined us.  We continue to defend the accused with passion. 

I am happily married since 1999 and have three children who are my purpose in life.  I am a tortured Chicago Cubs fan as well, but love every minute of it.


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
  3. Speeding Ticket: 15%
  4. Personal Injury: 4%
  5. Juvenile: 1%



Hourly ($180-200/hour), contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (15 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Arnold Terrill Anzini, P.C.

127 West Berry
Suite 700
Fort Wayne, IN, 46802


INActive In Good Standing199707/03/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Lawyer 2013Fort Wayne Monthly2013
Top Lawyer, Criminal DefenseFort Wayne Monthly2012
Service in the Representation of Mentally Ill IndividualsAllen County Mental Health Association2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
President/AttorneyArnold Terrill Anzini, p.c.2011 - Present
President/AttorneyMiller, Arnold and Terrill, P.C.2001 - 2011
AssociateArata Law Firm1998 - 2001
Law ClerkAllenCounty Superior Court1997 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
Fort Wayne Sport Club Youth Soccer BoardBoard Member2016 - Present
Allen County Bar AssociationPresident2015 - Present
Benjamin Harrison American Inn of CourtMaster2014 - Present
Sonrise United Methodist ChurchBoard--Lay Member2013 - Present
Indiana Bar FoundationFellow2013 - Present
Allen County Bar AssociationNominating Committee2013 - Present
Allen County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2011 - Present
Adult Protective Services CommitteeBoard Member2010 - Present
National Child Abuse Defense and Resource Center (NCDRC)Supporter2000 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseMember2000 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1999 - Present
Indiana State Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
Allen County Bar AssociationPresident-Elect2014 - 2015
Allen County Bar AssociationVice President2013 - 2014
Benjamin Harrison American Inn of CourtBarrister2012 - 2013
Allen County Bar Association, Nominating CommitteeNominating Committee2011 - 2012
Benjamin Harrison American Inn of CourtBarrister2008 - 2013
Allen County Bar Association, Criminal Defense Lawyers SectionChairman2008 - 2011
Allen County Bar Association, Fee Dispute CommitteeMember2007 - 2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Valparaiso University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Indiana UniversityTelecommunications and EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1992
Lapel High SchoolN/AN/A1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Allen County Bench Bar Conference 2012Sealing and Expunging Criminal Records2012
Allen County Annual Bench Bar ConferenceMental Health Issues in civil and criminal proceedings2011
Allen County Bench Bar ConferenceCriminal Court for Civil Attorneys2010
To Catch a Predator (Internet Crimes)Internet Crimes2009
Indiana Continuing Legal Education through the Indiana State Bar AssociationDrivers License IssuesN/A
CHINS Law SeminarSchool Expulsion Hearings and School LawN/A