Lonnie Williams, Jr. Recognized with 2021 President's Award by State Bar of Arizona
Stinson Partner Lonnie Williams, Jr. was presented with the 2021 President's Award by the State Bar of Arizona on June 15. Each year, the State Bar of Arizona recognizes exceptional contributions by individuals and organizations that enhance and promote the legal profession. In addition, the president of the State Bar of Arizona chooses an attorney who has contributed enormous effort towards the furtherance of the president's goals and priorities during his or her year as president. Throughout 2020, Lonnie was invited to chair the State Bar of Arizona's Task Force on Social Justice, Bias and Inclusion. The team prepared a detailed report that was accepted by the Board of Governors that included recommendations for the board on how to better facilitate social justice.
Lonnie is a nationally recognized trial lawyer, defending clients in all aspects of their businesses in courts throughout the United States. He focuses his practice on representing large companies in discrimination lawsuits and in intellectual property cases. Recognized for excellence by his clients and peers, Lonnie’s track record of success with judges, juries and arbitrators across the country gives him an edge in the courtroom and in other settings.