“Mike Arnold is an aggressive attorney that doesn’t mess around.  I would recommend him to anyone.  Thanks for helping me.  I don’t think I have ever been so scared or felt so helpless.  You and your wife are good people, and I’m thankful I know you guys.”

False Domestic Violence Allegation

In the early hours of the morning, law professors wonder whether anything we do makes the world a better place.

Today, I feel pretty sure that the answer is yes. That’s because, on January 28, I awoke to a televised image of Ammon Bundy’s lawyer, Mike Arnold of Eugene, Oregon, reading a statement urging the other Malheur protesters to stand down. Arnold is a former student of mine. I couldn’t be prouder.

– Garrett Epps, The Atlantic
Feb. 7, 2016, “The Nobility of Good Lawyers with Bad Clients”

Making the world a better place?

From the Eugene Register Guard, Feb. 14, 2016:

“Mike is amazing,” said resident Susan Hungerford. She said that several jurors told Arnold after her son’s [manslaughter] trial that they would call him if they ever got into legal trouble. “They were all over him, congratulating him,” Hungerford said.

Mike is amazing!