Emily Parker Quoted in The Dallas Morning News and Texas Lawbook on Lawyer Billing Rates

“Lawyers’ rates in Texas rocket”

Texas lawyers this year notified hundreds of corporate clients that their hourly rates were going up.

“Law firms moved into Texas, buying lawyers with $4 million profits per partner. … With those salaries come New York rates,” said Thompson & Knight managing partner Emily Parker, who is widely considered one of the best tax lawyers in the Southwest and charges business clients $995 an hour.

For a longer version of this article, visit TexasLawbook.net.