T&K Named Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite by American Heart Association

Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is among an elite group of employers who have been named a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association (“AHA”) for going above and beyond when it comes to their employees’ health. Thompson & Knight is recognized for its progressive leadership and concern for all employees.

“We value the contributions our employees bring to Thompson & Knight on a daily basis, and we strive to promote a culture of wellness that provides employees with more options to make healthy choices,” said Emily A. Parker, the Firm’s Managing Partner. “Maintaining a healthy workforce not only leads to increased productivity and improved client service, but it demonstrates the great value we place on each individual who works at the Firm.”

As a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite, Firm employees will enjoy a number of benefits, including employee resources, such as walking and exercise programs, and healthy eating resources; consultation on workplace wellness such as CPR and AED programs; and more.

AHA is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Founded by six cardiologists in 1924, the organization now includes more than 22.5 million volunteers and supporters. AHA funds innovative research, fights for stronger public health policies, and provides critical tools and information to save and improve lives. Its mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. To learn more, visit www.heart.org.