Doc Anthony Anderson III is currently the principal attorney with the Law Offices of Doc Anthony Anderson III, practicing in the area of General Civil Litigation with emphasis on Employment Law, Civil Rights, Business Law, Personal Injury, Criminal Misdemeanor matters and Governmental Administrative Hearing Representation since 1998.  Mr. Anderson=s legal career is supplemented by experience in the public and private sectors, including 20 years of extensive management and leadership experience in the United States Army, with an emphasis in Aviation, Personnel Management and Human Resources.  He is a respected and much-sought-after lecturer on Civil Rights, Employment Law, Discrimination Law and General Civil Litigation.

A retired Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army, Mr. Anderson received his Juris Doctorate from Western State University College of Law.  He also holds an MBA degree in Business Management from Troy State University and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Albuquerque.  He is twice listed in the Who's Who Among Colleges and Universities in the United States.@

His professional affiliations include the National Bar Association, California Association of Black Lawyers (Life Member), American Bar Association, California State Bar, San Diego County Bar Association, Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association of San Diego, Lawyers= Club of San Diego, Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity, Consumer Attorneys of San Diego, Tuskegee Airmen, Louis Welsh Inn of Court, Enright Inn of Court, La Raza Lawyers Association of San Diego, Pilipino-American Lawyers of San Diego, Pan Asian Lawyers Association, NAACP San Diego Chapter (Life Member), and American Trial Lawyers’ Association.  Mr. Anderson is also admitted to practice in the United States Federal Court for the Southern and Central Districts of the State of California.

Mr. Anderson=s past and present civic commitments include:

  • Steward, Bethel A.M.E. Church of San Diego
  • Board of Directors, San Diego County Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, Small Business Development Section, National Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, California Association of Black Lawyers
  • Board of Directors, American Civil Liberties Union of San Diego County
  • President, Board of Directors, Legal Aid Society of San Diego
  • Board of Directors, Community Health Group Foundation
  • Board of Directors, California Association of Black Lawyers
  • Board of Directors, Thomas Jefferson School of Law
  • Board of Directors, Mental Health Association of San Diego
  • Board of Directors, Consumers Attorneys of San Diego
  • Board of Directors, Chula Vista Firefighter's Foundation
  • Chair, SDCBA Ethnic Minority Relations Council
  • Chair, San Diego County Bar Association's Award Committee
  • Commissioner, City of Chula Vista Veteran=s Advisory Commission
  • Delegate, Conference of Delegates, State Bar of California
  • San Diego County Bar Association's Judicial Evaluation Committee

 Mr. Anderson is the recipient of the State Bar of California's "Wiley W. Manuel" Award for Pro Bono Legal Services for years 2001, 2002 & 2003; President's Award, Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego; President's Award, Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association; Friend of the Community Award, Tom Homann Law Association; Community Award, Sigma Gamma Rho Society, Inc. "Magnificent Men of the Millennium"; The Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association's "Frederick Douglas Community Service Award"; The Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association's Distinguished Service Award; the Palavra Tree "Living African American History" Community Award and the San Diego County Bar Association's 2009 Service to Diversity Award.

 Mr. Anderson is a two-time Past-President of the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association of San Diego and a past elected Board Member and Director of the San Diego County Bar Association.

 

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