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.