DALLAS — The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce Emily A. Parker and Mark M. Sloan have been selected to D CEO’s 2020 edition of Dallas 500, which annually recognizes the top business leaders in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Mr. Sloan is among 18 of the region’s law firm Managing Partners profiled in this year’s edition. He is responsible for the Firm’s day-to-day operations, including overseeing more than 300 attorneys and 250 legal support and administrative staff members. Mr. Sloan has more than 30 years of experience advising clients on various types of real estate finance transactions, real estate acquisitions, dispositions, and real estate development.
Ms. Parker, Senior Counsel at the Firm, is one of six area attorneys named in the area of Tax Law. She represents clients in federal and state audits and appeals proceedings and tax refund and deficiency litigation. Ms. Parker is the recipient of the 2019 Distinguished Service Award by the Tax Division of the American Bar Association and was recently recognized as one of 14 Most Influential Women in Tax Law by Law360.
Each year Dallas 500 highlights business leaders and executives in more than 60 industries. Editors from D CEO, which focuses on business and economic issues in the region, combined a year’s worth of interviews and extensive research to produce the 2020 list. Copies of the publication may be purchased here.