Dallas Partner Arthur Anthony was presented with the Hon. Cleo R. Steele Committed Mentor Award during the 2020 J.L. Turner Legal Association (JLTLA) Awards Gala for his commitment and contributions to justice, equality and diversity in the legal profession.
Anthony, who serves on Locke Lord's Pro Bono Committee and is a member and a former Co-Chair of the Firm's Board of Directors, has a long-standing commitment to diversity and inclusion and to the Dallas community. He has previously held positions as President of the JLTLA and Chair of the JLTLA Foundation. In 2019, Anthony was recognized by the National Bar Association as a recipient of the prestigious Heman M. Sweatt Award, which recognizes legal professionals who exemplify the civil rights activist's spirit and are engaged in barrier-breaking work.