Arthur has been recognized as one of the leading franchise trial lawyers in the nation in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for the past several years. In its 2012 edition, Chambers USA wrote that clients say that “he’s the go-to guy – he gets things done efficiently, he’s very knowledgeable and his client service is great.” Chambers also named Arthur one of the top nine franchise lawyers nationwide. In its 2011 edition, Chambers USA wrote that Arthur is “‘one of the top litigators,’ according to peers. He brings to the team nearly 30 years of litigation experience and an impressive expertise in distribution issues, consumer service systems and mediation.”
Regularly featured as one of the top lawyers worldwide in International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers, Arthur has also been named as one of the top 100 franchise lawyers in the country by Franchise Times every year since its inception. He has been selected by his peers as a Massachusetts Super Lawyer every year since 2005. He has been selected for inclusion in the peer-rated The Best Lawyers in America since 2007, and in 2011, he was chosen as “Lawyer of the Year” among Boston franchise lawyers. Arthur has been recognized for the past ten years as a “Legal Eagle” by Franchise Times and he was inducted into the Legal Eagles Hall of Fame in 2013.