Rich Arnold devotes his practice to the defense of workers' compensation matters on behalf of insurance carriers, self-insured entities and third-party administrators.
He has significant experience in defending cases on behalf of healthcare practices, transportation groups, retail groups, banks, construction entities and manufacturing.
Rich was named as a Certified Workers' Compensation Law Attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court. He has also been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America for Workers Compensation law.
Obtained defense verdict for client at trial involving allegations of multiple cervical disc herniation’s and a torn rotator cuff as result of a work accident and 25 years of occupational exposure.
Obtained defense verdict for client at trial involving a denied work accident with surgical repair of a torn rotator cuff.
Defended an application for review and modification of a prior award where the petitioner received a prior award of 30 percent of partial total. We tried the matter and the judge found no increase in disability and dismissed the case for failure to sustain the burden of proof.