Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce Megan H. Schmid has been elected to serve on the Board of Trustees for the Women’s Resource of Greater Houston; her 3-year term began in November 2018.
Ms. Schmid is an Associate in the Firm’s Houston office and a member of the Trial Practice Group. She focuses her practice on federal and state trial actions, arbitration, and dispute resolution involving real estate, commercial landlord-tenant, financial and lending institutions, partnership disputes, business torts, construction, energy, and general business and commercial litigation. Ms. Schmid received her J.D., summa cum laude, from Tulane University Law School and a B.A. in Theater, summa cum laude, from Southwestern University.
In addition to her involvement with The Women’s Resource, Ms. Schmid is a member of Young Audiences Houston and Young Professionals in Energy. She is also a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and a member of the Houston Bar Association and the Houston Young Lawyers Association; she has been named to Texas Rising Stars® by Thomson Reuters (2016-2018).
The Women’s Resource helps women and girls make choices toward becoming independent, productive and financially stable. Through the organization’s programs, women acquire the essential financial knowledge, skills and confidence they need to make sound decisions and improve their lives – for themselves and for generations to come. To learn more, visit https://www.thewomensresource.org/.