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Tom Arnold, JD

Tom Arnold, JD
Professor of Law
College of Law
918-631-3108 College of Law Room 2431


MA – Ohio University JD – University of Michigan AB – Ohio University


Professor Arnold earned his J.D. cum laude from the University of Michigan. He earned his A.B. summa cum laude and his M.A. from Ohio University. Professor Arnold was an attorney for Michigan Bell Telephone Company in Detroit, Michigan. He joined the faculty of the TU College of Law in 1980 and has served as associate dean and as acting dean. He is the coauthor of a treatise on accountants' liability and also writes extensively in the area of business organizations. His teaching interests include agency and partnership, contracts, corporate law, entrepreneurial law and franchise law. In addition, he has taught a summer course in Multinational Corporations and Human Rights in Geneva, Switzerland, Freiburg, Germany, and Dublin, Ireland.

Courses Taught

  • Contracts
  • Agency and Partnership

Awards & Honors

  • Selected Outstanding Faculty Member
  • Outstanding Teacher Award
  • Outstanding Faculty Member
  • Professor of the Year