Jack Arnold
Jack Arnold (dba Jack Arnold, Attorney at Law)
122 N Main St
Ashland City, TN 37015
Work Phone: (615)854-6017
Fax Phone: (615)792-5454
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EDUCATION___________________________________________________________________________________________________ VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL, Nashville, TN Doctor of Jurisprudence, May 2012 Selected highlights: Richard Nagareda Best Oralist Award; Cal Turner Fellowship for Moral Leadership in the Professions 2010-2011; Lightfoot Franklin & White Award for Best Oralist; Pro Bono Service Award 2010, 2011 2012. THE DEFENSE LANGUAGE INSTITUTE, Monterey, CA Graduate Basic Arabic Course, November 2004 Selected highlights: Commandant’s Award; Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal; Joint Services Color Guard; proficient in Modern Standard Arabic. THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY, Columbus, OH Masters of Arts, Philosophy, December 1999 AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Auburn, AL Bachelors of Arts, Philosophy, Religion, Summa Cum Laude, June 1996 EMPLOYMENT________________________________________________________________________________________________ PRIVATE PRACTICE Operated a private legal practice located in Kingston Springs and Ashland City dealing primarily with criminal defense; handled cases in Sessions and Circuit Criminal and Civil courts in Cheatham, Dickson, Williamson, Davidson, Maury, Wilson, Hickman and other counties. November 2012 to Present. OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY GENERAL Legal Intern, General Sessions Criminal Court and Criminal Division Three, Nashville, TN: conducted bench trials for misdemeanor criminal offenses and preliminary hearings for felony criminal offenses; made plea offers; observed criminal trials and procedures; interviewed witnesses and victims; investigated facts for use in criminal trials. May 2010 to July 2010; May 2011 to November 2011. BUREAU OF ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, FIREARMS, AND EXPLOSIVES Legal Intern, Office of General Counsel Brentwood/Nashville Division: Researched matters relevant to ongoing Agency hearings, Federal District Court proceedings and Circuit Courts of Appeals hearings for the Sixth and Eleventh Circuits. August 2010 to May 2011. U. S. ARMY, FIRST BRIGADE TENTH MOUNTAIN DIVISION Non-commissioned Officer, Ft. Drum, NY: Trained personnel in counter-insurgency missions for deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan; produced analysis that contributed to the elimination or capture of more than 24 high-level insurgents and dozens of lower-level Iraqi insurgents (Kirkuk, Iraq); led a four-man team responsible for capturing the highest number of insurgent targets of any other group operating in the Division area of operations (Baghdad, Iraq). Selected highlights: Good Conduct Medal (2), Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal (4), Iraq Campaign Medal (2), Meritorious Unit Citation (1st Brigade 10th Mountain Division, July 2005 to August 2006). March 2005 to May 2009. CLEARANCES AND PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS__________________________________________________________________ Top Secret Security Clearance with a Counter-Intelligence Polygraph examination and SIGINT caveats (DOD) from February 2005 until February 2010; Secret Clearance (DOD) valid until February 2015; temporary SF 85P authorization February 2010 to August 2011 (DOJ); Proficiency in Modern Standard Arabic Defense Language Proficiency Test qualified (Nov 2004 to February 2010); Member of the Tennessee Bar, October 2012, BPR #031004.

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TBA Membership Status: Member : 2014 - 2015
Legal Education: Vanderbilt Law School
Year Licensed: 2012
Year Licensed in Tennessee: 2012
Other Licenses: Member of the Bar U.S. Federal Court, Middle District of Tennessee, October 7, 2014
Section Membership(s): Young Lawyers Division, Criminal Justice Section, Family Law Section, General-Solo-Small Firm Practitioners Section, TBA Members
Practice Areas/Areas of Interest: Criminal Law - Defense, Criminal Law - Prosecution, General Practice