2015 Chambers USA Directory Ranks T&K Among Top Firms and Individuals Nationwide

Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is proud to announce its nationwide ranking for the Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) category in the Chambers USA 2015 legal directory by Chambers & Partners. Partners Andrew B. Derman and John W. Rain are also included in the individual nationwide rankings for their expertise in the Energy: Oil and Gas (Transactional) category. Senior Counsel Gregory S.C. Huffman is included in the individual nationwide ranking for his expertise in the Antitrust category.

In addition to its national ranking, the Firm is ranked among Texas’ top firms in Antitrust, Banking & Finance, Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Capital Markets: Debt & Equity, Corporate/M&A, Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity), Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Oil & Gas), Environment, Healthcare, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, Litigation: General Commercial, Real Estate, and Tax.

The Firm congratulates its 34 attorneys who are included as 2015 Chambers USA “Leaders in their Field” for their expertise in specific practice areas:

Katherine L. Coleman, Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity)
James C. Morriss III, Environment
Phillip G. Oldham, Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity)
Rex D. VanMiddlesworth, Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity)

David M. Bennett, Bankruptcy/Restructuring
L. James Berglund II, Antitrust
J. Patrick Bredehoft, Healthcare
Andrew B. Derman, Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional)
Stephen F. Fink, Labor & Employment
Lawrence (Larry) A. Hall, Corporate/M&A
Herbert J. Hammond, Intellectual Property
James B. Harris, Environment
Martha Harris, Real Estate
Craig A. Haynes, Litigation: Energy & Natural Resources
M. Lawrence (Larry) Hicks, Jr., Real Estate
Gregory S.C. Huffman, Antitrust
Andrew A. Ingrum, Real Estate
Wilson G. Jones, Healthcare
William M. Katz, Jr., Antitrust; Litigation: General Commercial
Timothy R. McCormick, Litigation: General Commercial
James W. McKellar, Banking & Finance
Mary A. McNulty, Tax: Litigation
Emily A. Parker, Tax: Litigation
John W. Rain, Banking & Finance; Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional)
Elizabeth A. Schartz, Labor & Employment
Mark M. Sloan, Real Estate
Bruce S. Sostek, Intellectual Property
Mark Weibel, Real Estate
R. David Wheat, Tax

Roger D. Aksamit, Tax
Rhett G. Campbell, Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Andrew P. Flint, Banking & Finance
Bruce W. Merwin, Construction
Michael K. Pierce, Corporate/M&A

Chambers USA exclusively lists attorneys who are strongly recommended from in-depth interviews with peers and clients. Rankings in the U.S. directory are assessed on specific criteria, including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness/astuteness, diligence, and commitment. The online version of Chambers USA can be found at www.chambersandpartners.com/usa.