Mitchell Williams Attorney Anton Janik Reappointed Chair of Arkansas Bar Association Editorial Advisory Board


June 21, 2019

LITTLE ROCK, AR. – Attorney Anton Janik has been reappointed chair of the Arkansas Bar Association’s Editorial Advisory Board for 2019-2020.

Janik will be responsible for planning and evaluating The Arkansas Lawyer magazine, including the selection of authors for articles. The Arkansas Lawyer magazine is the flagship publication of the Arkansas Bar Association and is published quarterly. The magazine is distributed to the approximately 5,000 members of the Arkansas Bar Association as well as other state and local bar associations and law libraries across the country.

Anton Janik is an experienced trial attorney with a specialized practice in complex litigation, tax controversies and cybersecurity, privacy and data protection. He leads the Tax Controversy and Litigation practice area and co-leads the Cybersecurity, Privacy and Data Protection practice area. Anton also advises clients in the areas of investigations and corporate compliance, employee privacy, data protection and social media. He is a former trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., and a Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US).

Janik earned a LL.M. in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center, a Juris Doctor from the University of Denver College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from Middlebury College.

About the Arkansas Bar Association

The Arkansas Bar Association advances the Administration of Justice. It fosters and maintains on the part of attorney’s high ideals of integrity, learning, competence and public service, and high standards of conduct. The Arkansas Bar Association encourages the legal profession and its individual members to perform more effectively and efficiently their responsibilities in the public interest. It conducts a program of continuing legal education for attorneys and provides a forum for the discussion of subjects pertaining to the practice of law. It also improves the judicial and legal process, and advances law and order.

About Mitchell Williams

Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. is a full-service corporate law firm that provides strategic, comprehensive legal services to help clients achieve their goals. Established in 1954, the firm has offices in Little Rock, Rogers and Jonesboro, Arkansas and Austin, Texas. For more information, visit