2016 Chambers USA Directory Ranks T&K Attorneys as “Leaders in their Field”

Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP congratulates its 32 attorneys who are included in the Chambers USA 2016 legal directory by Chambers & Partners as “Leaders in their Field.” Partner 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.

The following attorneys are recognized for their expertise in specific practice areas:

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

Dallas
David M. Bennett, Bankruptcy/Restructuring
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)
Mark M. Sloan, Real Estate
Bruce S. Sostek, Intellectual Property
Shad E. Sumrow, Banking & Finance
Mark Weibel, Real Estate

Houston
Roger D. Aksamit, Tax
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.