Bart Arnold

Arnold Terrill Anzini P.C.
127 W Berry St Ste 700
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 420-7777

Bart L. Arnold was born in Anderson, Indiana in 1970. Mr. Arnold was admitted to practice law in Indiana in 1997. Mr. Arnold attended college at Indiana University and earned a Bachelor's degree in Telecommunications and English in 1992. He attended the Valparaiso University School of Law and earned his Juris Doctor degree in 1997. Mr. Arnold is currently serving as a part-time public defender for Felony Drug cases for the Allen County Public Defender's Office. Mr. Arnold formerly worked as a part-time public defender in the Allen County Misdemeanor Court and in the Juvenile and Mental Health Divisions. Prior to practicing law, he served as a law clerk for the Honorable Superior Court Judge Daniel Heath in the Allen County Superior Court. He is admitted to practice law before the U.S. District Court, and the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. Principal areas of practice are: Criminal Defense; Traffic Law and Juvenile Delinquency.

Mr. Arnold has served on the Board for the Allen County Bar Association for the past two years and is now the Board's current President Elect. Mr. Arnold also previously served as the head of the Criminal Defense Section of the Allen County Bar Association. In 2013 Mr. Arnold was named a Fellow of the Indiana State Bar Foundation.

Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense
Traffic Law
Juvenile Delinquency

Bar Admissions

Indiana, 1997
U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana


Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana
J.D. - 1997
Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
Bachelor's Degree - 1992
Major: Telecommunications and English

Honors and Awards

2012, 2013 and 2014 Voted "Top Lawyer" by Fort Wayne Monthly Magazine
Distinguished Service Award, Mental Health Association of Allen County, 2006
Volunteer Lawyer Program Award, Representation of Individuals with Mental Illness, 2003
Certificate of Attendance, National College for DUI Defense
Certificate of Competency, BAC Data Master and Basic Science of Evidential Breath Alcohol Testing
Certificate of Attendance, American Legal Education Blood and Urine Testing
Certificate of Attendance, National Child Abuse Defense and Resource Center
Certificate of Attendance, American Legal Education Standardized Field Sobriety Testing
Chair ACBA Criminal Defense Section
2013 Inducted as a Fellow of the Indiana State Bar Foundation
2013 Master, Benjamin Harrison Inns of Court

Past and Present Professional Associations and Memberships

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
National College of DUI Defense
Indiana State Bar Association, Member
Allen County Bar Association, Member
Indiana Public Defender Council, Member

Past Employment Positions

Allen County Misdemeanor Court, Public Defender
Hon. Superior Court Judge Daniel Heath, Allen County Superior Court, Law Clerk