On September 14, 2019, Thompson & Knight Real Estate and Banking Partner Rick Haan passed away. Mr. Haan was an outstanding attorney, a gracious and loving husband and father, and a true friend. He was universally admired and respected on both a professional and personal level, and will be greatly missed.
Mr. Haan joined Thompson & Knight in 2006 after graduating summa cum laude from Texas Tech University School of Law and achieving the highest score out of 2,500 individuals who took the Bar exam that summer. Elected Partner in 2015, he focused his practice on the representation of lending clients in interim, permanent, and construction financings secured by or involving real estate, including retail, office, and multifamily projects. He also represented various developers in connection with their acquisition and development of real estate projects.
Mr. Haan was a rising star, with distinctions and honors including being listed in Chambers USA by Chambers and Partners, The Best Lawyers in America® by Woodward/White Inc., and Texas Super Lawyers® Top 100 Texas Up-and-Coming Attorneys and Texas Rising Stars® by Thomson Reuters.
Services for Mr. Haan are September 22 and September 23, 2019. Further information can be found via this link.