Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce John R. Cohn as the Firm’s Tax Practice Leader, Greg W. Curry as the Firm’s Trial Practice Leader, Mark M. Sloan as the Firm’s Real Estate and Banking Practice Leader, and Wesley P. Williams as the Firm’s Corporate and Securities Practice Leader. Roger D. Aksamit has been appointed as Office Leader for the Firm in Houston, and Luis F. Gomar has been appointed as Office Leader for the Firm in Mexico City.
“We have full confidence these Partners are proven leaders who will effectively guide our lawyers in addressing our clients’ legal and business needs,” said Emily A. Parker, the Firm’s Managing Partner.
The remaining Practice Groups will continue to be led by the following Partners: Bankruptcy and Restructuring – David M. Bennett; Employment and Labor – Anthony J. Campiti; Finance – James W. McKellar; Government and Regulatory – James C. Morriss III; Healthcare – Wilson G. Jones; Intellectual Property – Bruce S. Sostek and Jane Politz Brandt; International Energy – Andrew B. Derman; and Oil and Gas – Richard B. Hemingway, Jr.
The Firm’s other offices will be led by the following Partners: Algiers / Paris – Hassan Yassine; Austin – James C. Morriss III; Dallas – J. Holt Foster, III; Fort Worth – E. Michael Sheehan; Los Angeles – Shelly A. Youree; Monterrey – Gabriel Ruiz; and New York – William M. O’Connor.
For more information on any of these Partners’, please visit www.tklaw.com to view an individual’s bio.