Catherine V. Arpen

Catherine V. Arpen
Catherine V. Arpen

Civil Trial Attorney
Jacksonville Office
904-421-6900

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Ms. Arpen, of the firm’s Jacksonville, Florida office, received her Juris Doctor from Florida Coastal School of Law in 2013, this being her second career. She received her undergraduate degree in Political Science, minor in Philosophy, from the University of North Florida. Previously, Ms. Arpen worked for both Prudential Insurance Company and Aetna U.S. Healthcare for 13 years, and she owned a personal business for over 10 ten years. During law school, Ms. Arpen was a Law Clerk for the Law Office of Amy Warpinski, an insurance defense firm, and worked on personal injury and workers’ compensation cases, as well as some plaintiff’s personal injury and property damage work prior to being licensed. Ms. Arpen also served in the Family Law Clinic for over three terms representing indigent clients. Ms. Arpen was awarded Pupil status in the E. Robert Williams Inn of Court her senior year, and upon graduation, she received Pro Bono Honors and the Triumph Award.

After leaving the private sector and graduating law school, Ms. Arpen worked for the State of Florida for over three years as an Administrative Law Judge for the Department of Economic Opportunity, Reemployment Assistance Appeals, and joined the Jacksonville office just recently to increase her litigation experience.

Ms. Arpen enjoys volunteer work serving as a juvenile criminal sentencing judge in the diversionary teen court program in Clay County. She has presided in that program for the last five years. Ms. Arpen teaches attorney training classes and public speaking to teens in the program, as well as serving as a coach to the mock trial team, which took first place in the three-county wide competition this last February, 2017. Outside of work, Ms. Arpen enjoys running, camping, and fishing, spending time her four grandchildren and her German Shepherd, Scout.

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Civil Trial Attorney
Jacksonville Office
904-421-6900

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