Thompson & Knight opened its Houston office in 1978. Clients benefit from our strength in oil, gas, and energy; corporate and securities; finance; real estate and banking; bankruptcy and restructuring; litigation; intellectual property; tax; and labor and employment.
Throughout Thompson & Knight's history, our resilience and our ability and willingness to adapt have fueled our success. In the 2018 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms,” the Firm received 13 tier one rankings in the Houston metropolitan area and was named "Law Firm of the Year" in Natural Resources Law. Our rankings in prestigious publications such as Chambers USA 2017 by Chambers & Partners and The Best Lawyers in America® 2018 by Woodward/White Inc. are among the best in the nation. Thompson & Knight has been recognized in the 2016 "Top Lawyers in Houston" by H Texas magazine. In addition, our Houston office has been selected as a "Best Place to Work" by the Houston Business Journal for three consecutive years.
Our impact in Houston is visible.