Dallas, TX, September 15, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to congratulate its 76 attorneys selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers® 2011 by Thomson Reuters, which will be published in the October 2011 issue of Texas Monthly. The list reflects only the top five percent of lawyers in Texas.
In addition to being named to Texas Super Lawyers® 2011, seven Thompson & Knight attorneys received top honors with some of the highest point totals on the 2011 ballot:
Rhett G. Campbell (Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights) is among the Top 100 Overall and the Top 100 Houston Texas Super Lawyers®.
Bruce S. Sostek (Intellectual Property Litigation) is among the Top 100 Overall and the Top 100 Dallas/Fort Worth Texas Super Lawyers®.
Martha Harris (Real Estate) is among the Top 50 Female Texas Super Lawyers®.
Emily A. Parker (Tax) is among the Top 50 Female and the Top 100 Dallas/Fort Worth Texas Super Lawyers®.
Gregory S.C. Huffman (Antitrust Litigation) is among the Top 100 Dallas/Fort Worth Texas Super Lawyers®.
R. David Wheat (Tax) is among the Top 100 Dallas/Fort Worth Texas Super Lawyers®.
David A. Furlow (Appellate) is among the Top 100 Houston Texas Super Lawyers®.
Super Lawyers® selects attorneys using a rigorous, multi-phase process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third-party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievements. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. Super Lawyers® can be found on-line at www.superlawyers.com.
About Thompson & Knight
Established in 1887, Thompson & Knight is a full-service firm providing legal solutions to public and private companies, governments, and individuals in all areas, including commercial and tort litigation, intellectual property, finance, banking, securities, mergers and acquisitions, taxation, corporate governance, creditors rights, real estate, labor and employment, white collar defense, and environmental matters, among others. We are particularly recognized for our depth of experience and capabilities on behalf of clients in the energy industry, both domestically and around the world. Thompson & Knight has approximately 350 attorneys with offices in Texas, New York, and Michigan and international offices and associations in the Americas, North Africa, Europe, and Asia.