Arnold E. Toole, the founder of the firm, has been practicing law since 1992. Currently based in the United States, he has also worked extensively in Southeast Asia. He concentrates his practice in corporate and commercial matters, contracts, real estate, entertainment law, and employment law.
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University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1992.
National University Of Singapore, Faculty of Law, 1990.
In association with Santa Clara School of Law.
Brandeis University, BA (Honors), 1987.
Institut Für Europäishe Studien, Vienna, Austria, 1986.
University of Chicago High School, (Diploma) 1983.
Admitted to practice in Illinois.
Admitted to US Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit.
Admitted to US District Court, Northern District of Illinois.
International Bar Association
Inter-Pacific Bar Association
American Bar Association
National Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Cook County Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Publications and Activities
“Starting a Record Label” © Toole Law Office, LLC, 2005.
Speaker, Starting Your Own Business, Entrepreneurial Business Seminar, Chicago (2003, 2004).
Presenter, The Economist Conferences: The First Roundtable with the Government of the Lao PDR. Topic: Human Resources in the Lao PDR, (1997).
“Laos Legal Update”, a monthly publication highlighting legal and commercial developments in Laos, © DFDL 1996, 1997.
“Doing Business in Myanmar”, © Baker & McKenzie, Bangkok, Thailand 1992.
“Environmental Law In Thailand”, © Baker & McKenzie, Bangkok, Thailand 1992.