Anthony R. Cuesta

Committed to Civil Justice

Associate
Litigation
  • Anthony has represented businesses and individuals in business disputes, in a wide array of matters including breach of contract, trade secrets, professional indemnity, construction litigation, and personal injury defense.  Anthony has enjoyed success, getting cases summarily dismissed or settled.

BIO

Anthony was born and raised in Miami, Florida, but he got to Texas as fast as he could.  Anthony is the son of Cuban immigrants and the first person in his family to be born in the United States.  Prior to becoming an attorney, Anthony was a law enforcement officer serving in various capacities including investigations, tactical units, and in Iraq as an International Police Advisor.

Anthony graduated top of his class from the Texas A&M University School of Law, where he specialized in business law.  In law school, Anthony stayed active as a teaching assistant and research assistant to several professors, and as a member of the Law Review.  Anthony also had the privilege of interning with the United States District Court, for the Northern District of Texas, Fort Worth Division and the Tarrant County District Attorney’s Office.

Anthony, who is fluent in Spanish, has also volunteered with the Human Rights Initiative of North Texas, a pro bono organization that offers legal immigration services.

  • Education

    Texas A&M University School of Law (J.D., Summa Cum Laude, 2013)

    University of Miami (B.A., 1998)

  • Court Admissions

    Supreme Court of Texas (2014)

    United States District Court, Northern District of Texas (2016)

  • Publications and Speeches

    Identifying the Client in a Corporate Family:  The Over-Reliance on Corporate Affiliation in Attorney-Client Privilege, 1 Tex. A&M L. Rev. 163.

    Speech:  Legal Requirements on Reporting Child Abuse

    Education Law Seminar (2015)

  • Awards and Recognitions

    Voted by peers as a Fort Worth Magazine Top Attorney (2014, 2015)

    Texas A&M University School of Law, Business Law Certificate

    Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court

    Texas State Bar:  Buck J. Wynne Environmental Law Award

    Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society

    Scribes:  American Society of Legal Writers