T&K Partner Named 2016 Partner of the Year - USA

Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce Jolisa Melton Dobbs has been named 2016 Partner of the Year – USA by Corporate Vision.

Each year Corporate Vision’s dedicated in-house research team assesses the key figures from the legal community across the United States and seeks to commend those who in recent months have achieved one or more of the following:
• Received a promotion within their firm;
• Achieved professional excellence within their specialist area(s);
• Influenced other women to pursue legal careers; and/or
• Worked with and mentored other female lawyers within the field.

Ms. Dobbs is a Partner in the Oil and Gas Practice Group in Thompson & Knight’s Dallas office. She concentrates on oil and gas acquisition and disposition transactions throughout all oil and gas plays – including the Eagle Ford, Barnett, Haynesville, and Marcellus. She has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® by Woodward/White Inc. (2016-2017) and Texas Super Lawyers® by Thomson Reuters (2013-2014), and received Texas Lawyer’s 2016 Women in Energy award.

For more information, visit http://www.corp-vis.com/awards.