“Newsmakers: Week of March 9” ; March 9, 2015
. . . New partners in Thompson & Knight are Todd Lowther, Houston; and Jesse E. Betts, Rick Haan and Sam L. Merrill, Dallas. The firm has elected Emily A. Parker, Dallas, to her fourth term as managing partner. Others elected to the firm’s managing committee are William L. Banowsky, David M. Bennett, J. Holt Foster III, Bruce S. Sostek, Mark Weibel and R. David Wheat, Dallas; Gregory S. Meece and Hunter H. White, Houston; and Sarah E. McLean, Austin and Houston.