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Recognized as Top 100 Trial Attorney in the Nation, Carl E.G. Arnold is a seasoned trial litigator with over 20 years of experience appearing before civil and criminal juries in the states of Nevada and California.


            After graduating from Howard University School of Law in 1994, Mr. Arnold accepted an associates attorney position with the international law firm Cozen O’Connor. Mr. Arnold’s first trial was a $20 million insurance subrogation case in which he successfully second-chaired to a jury verdict three months after passing the California Bar Exam. Mr. Arnold in five short years achieved the ranks of partner with Cozen O’Connor and continued trying civil cases on behalf of many top-rated insurance companies in the United States.


            After an illusturious ten year career with Cozen O’Connor, Mr. Arnold accepted a position with the United State’s Attorney’s Office in San Diego. As a federal prosecutor, Mr. Arnold prosecuted crimes involving drug trafficking, human smuggling, and illegal entry into the United States. Although, Mr. Arnold had a short two year federal appointment, he indicted over 150 cases before a federal grand jury and was undefeated in eleven federal criminal trials. Mr. Arnold also obtained invaluable experience filing numerous federal appeals and arguing before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.


            Mr. Arnold then moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, to become a trial attorney for the Heavy Hitter, Glen Lerner with a case load that exceeded over 200 clients. Mr. Arnold became quickly versed in every aspect of personal injury claims from intake to jury trials. Mr. Arnold then opened his own criminal law practice where he has handled hundred of cases each year and has participated in over 70 jury trials including the highly publicized trials of the Mormon Missionary Robbery and the murder of seven year old child, Rodney Arrington by Markiece Palmer.


            Mr. Arnold has now joined forces with the Law Office of Joshua L. Harmon where he continues to vigorously represent personal injury clients and criminal defendants.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Armenian

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    21 years, 500 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    21 years, 500 cases



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  • Michael R. Pandullo

    Carl Arnold is an experienced criminal defense attorney who handles serious cases in both state and federal court. I would recommend Mr. Arnold to anyone facing criminal charges in Las Vegas.


    Michael Pandullo Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Warren Geller

    Carl is a well polished and well prepared litigator. It's rare that you find a lawyer that is extremely aggressive and yet still refined at the same time. Carl's courtroom presence reminds me of Tom Cruise's character from a Few Good Men.


    Warren Geller Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Cega Law Firm

1428 South Jones Blvd
Las Vegas, NV, 89146


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial Lawyers in NationThe National Trial Lawyers2016
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Howard University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Azusa Pacific UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1990