W. David Arnold
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David @ 419.249.7900
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During his law practice of more than 40 years, David has developed extensive experience in business and commercial law. He serves as counsel to large, mid-size, and small corporations and limited liability companies advising managers and owners on the complexities of organizational and transactional issues.
David is a valued resource for established clients, and new clients, who rely upon his business acumen and sound judgment. His expertise includes Article 2 (sales contracts) and Article 9 (secured transactions) of the Uniform Commercial Code, along with small business formation, insolvency, and creditors’ rights.
David is respected by his peers and colleagues who acknowledge his commitment to excellence and his knowledge of business and corporate law matters. Active in the community and generous with his time, David has written and lectured on legal writing; business ethics; board recruitment, role clarity, and legal obligations; and commercial and business law issues.
- David works closely with clients in negotiating all types of business arrangements, including supply and distribution arrangements, manufacturing agreements, and many other types of commercial transactions. He also represents clients in commercial and business litigation.
- David advises shareholders, directors, partners, and owners on the organizational and transactional issues confronting small, medium-sized, and multinational corporations, partnerships, limited liability entities, and other business entities.
University of Michigan, J.D., cum laude, 1974
University of Michigan, B.A., with Distinction, 1970
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit (Life Member, Sixth Circuit Judicial Conference)
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
U.S. District Courts: N.D. Ohio, W. D. Michigan, E.D. Michigan, E.D. Texas, S.D. Texas
U.S. Bankruptcy Courts: N.D. Ohio, S.D. Ohio, E.D. Michigan
Toledo Bar Association; Federal Court Committee, Past Chair
State Bar of Michigan
Ohio State Bar Association; Banking, Commercial Law, and Bankruptcy Committee
Board of Education, Ottawa Hills Local Schools
Neighborhood Properties, Inc., Board, Past President
Toledo Bar Association Grievance Commitee, Past Chair
CASA Volunteer/Guardian ad Litem
Lucas County Mental Health and Recovery Services Board
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