DALLAS, Texas – Thompson & Knight LLP has named Cole Bredthauer as Leader of the Firm’s Fort Worth office, and Katie Coleman and Shad Sumrow have been appointed to serve a three-year term on the Firm’s Management Committee.
“It is with pleasure that we welcome Cole, Katie, and Shad to their new leadership positions,” said Mark M. Sloan, Thompson & Knight’s Managing Partner. “These individuals have demonstrated their commitment to furthering our Firm’s progress while providing excellent service to our clients over the course of their careers. We look forward to their continued contributions as leaders.”
Mr. Bredthauer is a Partner in the Oil and Gas Practice Group where he focuses his practice on transactions in the oil and gas industry, with an emphasis on acquisitions and dispositions of E&P and midstream assets and companies.
Ms. Coleman is a Partner and Leader of the Government and Regulatory Practice Group. She practices regulatory and administrative law with a focus on state and federal energy regulations, energy markets, energy litigation, and government affairs and appeals.
Mr. Sumrow is a Partner and Leader of the Firm’s Finance Practice. He represents clients in lending and structured finance transactions, with an emphasis on oil and gas and asset-based transactions. He also represents clients in volumetric production payment and derivative transactions.