T&K Welcomes 2014 New Associates

Texas – Thompson & Knight LLP welcomes 10 Associates to the Firm. Admission to the State Bar of Texas is anticipated fall 2014.

Dallas Office

Minator Azemi (Corporate and Securities) J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law in 2014 and B.S. in Political Communication and B.A. in Government with a minor in Spanish from The University of Texas in Austin in 2011

James Bedotto (Finance) J.D., magna cum laude, from SMU Dedman School of Law in 2014 and B.A., magna cum laude, in Accountancy and Finance/Real Estate from the University of San Diego in 2011

Claudia Duncan (Oil and Gas) J.D. from Cornell Law School in 2014 and B.A. in Political Science from Yale University in 2010

Megan James (Tax) J.D., summa cum laude, from Texas Tech University School of Law in 2014 and B.S. in Sociology from Texas A&M University in 2010

Anna Kalinina (Trial) J.D., magna cum laude, from Baylor School of Law in 2014 and B.A., magna cum laude, in International Studies from Baylor University in 2010

Steven Levitt (Bankruptcy and Restructuring) J.D., magna cum laude, from Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center in 2014 and B.B.A., summa cum laude, in Banking and Finance from the University of Georgia in 2007

Emily Semands (Corporate and Securities) J.D., with highest honors, from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 2014 and B.B.A., summa cum laude, in Energy Management and Finance with a minor in Spanish from Oklahoma University in 2011

Lauralee Strange (Real Estate and Banking) J.D., summa cum laude, from Texas Tech University School of Law in 2014 and B.A. in English with a minor in Spanish from The University of Texas at Austin in 2011

Houston Office

Kristen Fleischman (Corporate and Securities) J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law in 2014 and B.S., magna cum laude, in Business Administration in Finance from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2011

David Rusk (Real Estate and Banking) J.D., summa cum laude, from the University of Houston Law Center in 2014 and B.S., summa cum laude, in Political Science with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Houston in 2011