A. William Arnold III – Founder 

A native of Houston, Texas, Arnold earned his law degree at Baylor University and has been practicing law since 1978. Prior to establishing his private practice as an attorney, he held a number of positions in the state judicial system, including serving on the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Advisory Board to the Governor (1978-1984), serving as Briefing Attorney in the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals (1978-1979) and serving as Assistant District Attorney for Dallas County (1979-1982). Arnold specializes in products liability defense, general liability defense, medical and dental malpractice defense, and commercial litigation.

Christopher D. Freeman – Shareholder 

A native of Amarillo, Texas, Freeman earned both his undergraduate degree and law degree at Baylor University. He has more than 25 years’ experience as a trial lawyer representing Fortune 100 companies as well as professionals in various types of litigation, including premises liability defense (particularly hotels, apartments and office buildings), medical malpractice defense, product liability defense, trucking litigation, and commercial litigation.  Chris also has extensive experience in representing clients professsional before the Texas Board of Dental Examiners, Texas Medical Board, Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners, and Texas Department of Insurance, and Health and Human Services  Office of Inspector General. Email Chris here:

Jonathan Ret – Of  Counsel

A native of Alexandria, Virginia, Ret earned a B.A. at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina before attending law school at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. A talented litigator, Ret’s areas of specialization include medical malpractice defense, general practice and civil litigation.  Jonathan is licensed to practice in both Texas and California.