State Bar of Texas
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 17, 2012
Contact: Kim Davey, firstname.lastname@example.org, 800.204.2222 x 1713 or 512.427.1713
Frank E. Stevenson II of Dallas Elected Chair of the Board of the State Bar of Texas
DALLAS – Frank E. Stevenson II, a partner in the Dallas office of Locke Lord LLP, has been elected Chair of the Board of Directors of the State Bar of Texas. He will take office during the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting to be held June 14-15 in Houston and will serve as chair until June 2013.
Stevenson has practiced administrative, transportation, real estate, and finance law for over 30 years. He has served on the board of directors of the State Bar of Texas since 2010 and on the board of the Dallas Bar Association since 1999, serving as president in 2008. He has served on the Dallas Bar Foundation’s board of directors since 2007, and was chair of the Dallas Bar/Legal Aid of Northwest Texas Equal Access to Justice Campaign in 2003.
Stevenson is an associate member of the Dallas Citizens Council and serves on the executive committee of the Sammons Center for the Arts. He has been on the board of the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce since 2007 and has served Amherst College in numerous capacities, including as a member and then chair of the executive committee of the Alumni Council. The college awarded Stevenson its Medal for Eminent Service in 2009.
He is a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, a sustaining life fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and the Dallas Bar Foundation, and a life fellow of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Foundation.
He graduated with a B.A. magna cum laude from Amherst College and earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law.
The State Bar of Texas is an administrative agency of the Supreme Court of Texas that provides educational programs for the legal profession and the public, administers the minimum continuing legal education program for attorneys, and manages the attorney discipline system.
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