Established in 1887, Thompson & Knight today is a law firm known for our capabilities in energy finance, taxation, business transactions, and an ability to resolve our clients’ controversies in or out of court. The Firm has more than 300 attorneys with U.S. offices in Texas, New York, and California. Thompson & Knight is consistently recognized by the most prestigious legal directories, including The Best Lawyers in America® 2015, Chambers USA 2015 by Chambers and Partners, and The Legal 500 US 2015 by Legalease.
In addition to providing a wide range of traditional legal services to clients in many industries, the Firm takes pride in the depth of our experience in the energy industry. Thompson & Knight was named “Law Firm of the Year” in Oil & Gas Law in the 2011-2013, 2015 editions of Best Law Firms, the preeminent listing of the nation’s top legal practices from the publishers of U.S. News - Best Lawyers®.
Furthermore, given our expertise in the oil, gas, and energy industry, we have depths of experience representing clients with respect to investments in Canada as well as representing Canadian companies investing in the U.S. energy sector, particularly through Canadian income trusts. We have represented clients in Canada with regard to oil and gas, corporate and securities, tax, employment and labor, immigration, and environmental matters, among others.