Janine D. Arno
Janine Arno’s practice focuses on prosecuting complex class actions, including securities, consumer fraud, and corporate governance litigation. Arno also represents whistleblowers who report violations of the law and seek financial rewards, whether for federal securities, commodities or tax law violations, or for fraud on the government under federal and state false claim laws. She authored a primer article on the SEC Whistleblower Rules entitled SEC Whistleblower Incentives Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act, 18 PIABA Bar Journal 169 (2011).
Arno earned her Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Florida Atlantic University. She earned her Juris Doctor degree, summa cum laude, from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, where she graduated number one in her class. While in law school, Arno served as an Editor of the Nova Law Review, which published her articled entitled The Abolition of the Juvenile Death Penalty in Roper v. Simmons, 30 Nova L. Rev. 473 (2006). She also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Charles M. Greene of the 17th Judicial Circuit in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. In addition, she was a teaching assistant for contracts, criminal law, and legal research and writing courses.
Prior to joining Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP, Arno worked for a boutique law firm, specializing in securities litigation and SEC whistleblower representation. She also worked at a large Florida-based law firm, practicing corporate and securities law.
Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, J.D., 2007, summa cum laude,
- Class Rank #1
- Editor of the Nova Law Review
- Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence
- Awarded American Jurisprudence Book Awards for earning the highest grade in multiple courses
Florida Atlantic University, B.B.A., 2004
- President, American Marketing Association
- United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida