5603 Shoal Creek Dr. Haymarket VA

   Duns#: 117158007

   Mon – Fri : 9:00am–18:00pm

   CLOSED     Saturday - Sunday

Managing Partner..

Kari Arnold

 Managing Partner


Kari Arnold is one of the most respected Executive and Compliance Consultants in the US. Her disciplined and Risk-Adverse approach has consistently delivered outstanding long-term performance and benefits.

Went to Syracuse University Law, Syracuse Undergrad


Specialty areas include:


Expert Contract negotiator

Human Capital Management

Solicitation process from Proposal to Award 

Contract Management

Regulatory interpretation

Compliance Standardization from inception to completion

Certified Possessory Facility Security Officer

TS Clearance

Develop and maintain relationships with stakeholders, business owners and government officials.


Cogent Group LLC has given me the ability to showcase my abilities in emerging markets focusing on regulatory and compliance issues.


Kari Arnold is a highly accomplished leader in the legal and regulatory space.  With over 15 years experience, Kari has a proven record of efficient utilization of legal resources across a variety of jurisdictions and areas.  Kari excels in helping businesses assess their security and compliance risks.  She develops advanced solutions to help mitigate company risk and reduce impact of compliance variances. Companies look to Kari based on her extensive risk management, business acumen and innovative process improvements. As a passionate, proactive, and results-driven legal partner, Kari strives for excellence through teamwork, personal example, legal acumen, integrity, and accountability.

As a former prosecutor, Kari started her career prosecuting and defending major criminal offenses.  She transitioned to federal contracting where she grew a privately owned SDVOSB from $300k to over $29m in under four years. 

Risk Management 97%
Contract Negotiations 98%
Regulatory Interpretation 98%
Solicitation process from Proposal to Award 96%