Kurt Arnold has shattered courtroom records throughout the United States, establishing his reputation as a preeminent trial lawyer who fights for his clients and wins record-setting verdicts. Kurt founded Arnold & Itkin at the age of 25 and has since recovered billions of dollars in victories. In the last 5 years alone, Kurt has recovered more than $1 billion, including winning 10+ multi-million dollar jury verdicts and 100+ multi-million dollar settlements.Kurt believes results matter. He holds the record for the largest single-incident jury verdict in Louisiana where he won a $117 million jury verdict at trial, as well as $42 million for the largest commercial verdict in Hawaii, $44 million for the largest single amputee verdict nationwide, and $29 million for the largest settlement for an offshore death case in U.S. history.In 2010, the Deepwater Horizon exploded, killing 11 of its workers and injuring dozens more. Kurt represented more injured maritime workers from the Deepwater Horizon than any other lawyer.Kurt has been named to The Best Lawyers in America® for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, as well as Admiralty and Maritime Law. He is also honored for the firm to have been named in The National Law Journal's America’s Elite Trial Lawyers list two years running, recognizing the top 50 highest-performing plaintiff’s firms in the nation. In addition, Kurt has been selected for inclusion in the Texas Super Lawyer® list and the Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ nearly every year, honored by Houston Business Journal's "40 Under 40" awards program, named one of H Texas Magazine's "Top Lawyers for the People" multiple times in the past few years, and earned membership in both the Million and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®.