Thirty Thompson & Knight Attorneys Recognized as 2019 Texas Rising Stars

Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP has placed 30 attorneys on the list of 2019 Texas Rising Stars®, with four attorneys selected among the Top 100 in the state, and two included among the state’s Top 50 women attorneys. The number of honorees is among the largest of any firm in Texas.

Half of the Firm’s honorees are women, while two are named to the Up-and-Coming 50: 2019 Women Texas Rising Stars:

Jennifer Gadd Snow, Business Litigation, Health Care
Mackenzie S. Wallace, Business Litigation

The following are named to the Texas Up-and-Coming 100 List:

Craig Carpenter, Intellectual Property
Vishal H. Patel, Intellectual Property Litigation
Micah R. Prude, Employment & Labor
Mackenzie S. Wallace, Business Litigation

In addition, the following attorneys are honored on the Texas Rising Stars list, arranged by their primary practice and office location:

Austin
Katherine L. Coleman, Legislative & Governmental Affairs
Melissa M. Davis, Appellate
Elizabeth G. Myers, General Litigation

Dallas
Julie Abernethy, Business Litigation
Kathleen E. Gerber, Tax
Mitchell L. Griffith, Mergers & Acquisitions
Nadia E. Haghighatian, Intellectual Property Litigation
Erin Marino, Real Estate
Katy Mathews, Employment & Labor
Nathan D. Meredith, Mergers & Acquisitions
Lee Meyercord, Tax
Mark D. Mutschink, Health Care
Meghan Nylin, Business Litigation
Courtney Jamison Roane, Mergers & Acquisitions
Matthew H. Swerdlow, Real Estate
Jasmine S. Wynton, Business Litigation

Fort Worth
Conrad D. Hester, Business Litigation
Jessica S. Morrison, Employee Benefits
Robert Vartabedian, Business Litigation
Travis Youngblood, Real Estate

Houston
C. Walker Brierre, Mergers & Acquisitions
Emily W. Miller, Business Litigation
Alfredo Ramos, Energy & Natural Resources
David J. Rusk, Real Estate
Megan H. Schmid, Business Litigation

Texas Rising Stars ranks the state’s top lawyers who are under the age of 40 or who have been practicing law for no more than 10 years, based on nominations from other lawyers across Texas and an extensive review by the publication’s editors. The complete 2019 Texas Rising Stars listing will appear in the April issues of Texas Monthly and Texas Rising Stars magazines.