Awards & Recognitions

Locke Lord's Mia Lorick Wins Houston Bar Foundation's 2021 Outstanding Legal Article Award

February 15, 2022

Partner Mia Lorick was recognized by the Houston Bar Foundation (HBF), along with her co-author, Anietie Akpan, as the recipients of the Best Legal Article for 2021. Their article, “Lawyering While Black: Examining the Practice of Law through the Prism of the Black Experience,” ‎discusses racial justice, focusing on the experience Black lawyers often face in the legal profession. The article, which was originally published in The Houston Lawyer Magazine, ‎was selected by the deans of all three Houston law schools. The award was presented on Feb. 15 at HBF’s annual meeting and awards luncheon.

To read Lorick’s full article, click here.