August 25, 2016
Dallas - The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP congratulates its six attorneys who have been recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas and communities in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017.
Best Lawyers® is widely regarded as the most respected peer-reviewed publication in the legal profession. Selections are based on a rigorous evaluation process in which the nation’s top lawyers confidentially rate their professional peers in the same and related specialties.
The following Thompson & Knight attorneys are being honored:
• Andrew B. Derman, 2017 Dallas Natural Resources Law “Lawyer of the Year”
• Barbara B. Ferguson, 2017 Dallas Trusts and Estates “Lawyer of the Year”
• Herbert J. Hammond, 2017 Dallas Trademark Law “Lawyer of the Year”
• Gregory S.C. Huffman, 2017 Dallas Antitrust Law “Lawyer of the Year”
• Bruce S. Sostek, 2017 Dallas Litigation-Patent “Lawyer of the Year”
• Debra J. Villarreal, 2017 Dallas Oil and Gas Law “Lawyer of the Year”
Thompson & Knight has 122 attorneys listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2017. The list includes more Thompson & Knight attorneys in the practice area of Oil and Gas Law than any other firm in the nation and more Thompson & Knight attorneys in the practice areas of Antitrust Law, Litigation-Insurance, Natural Resources Law, Oil and Gas Law, Tax Law, Trade Secrets Law, and Trust and Estates Law than any other firm in Texas.