Dallas, TX, February 03, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is proud to announce Partner E. Michael Sheehan has been appointed as Chairman of the Tarrant County Bar Foundation for the second consecutive year.
Sheehan is a Partner in Thompson & Knight’s Trial Practice Group in Fort Worth. He focuses his practice on the representation of clients in commercial litigation, including general commercial litigation and litigation and disputes involving manufacturers of heavy equipment and machinery, aircraft and aircraft component manufacturers, aircraft support companies, fixed based operators, and aircraft operators in general aviation matters. Sheehan also conducts corporate internal investigations and represents Special Litigation Committees on behalf of major corporations, including Fortune 500 companies, and white collar criminal matters.
Sheehan actively is involved in numerous professional organizations including the Tarrant County Bar Association, Tarrant County Bar Foundation, the American Board of Trial Advocates, the Texas Bar Foundation, and the Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court. He has been recognized in commercial litigation by The Best Lawyers in America® by Woodward/White Inc. and Texas Super Lawyers® by Thomson Reuters.
Established in 1997, the Tarrant County Bar Foundation is a charitable organization formed under the auspices of the Tarrant County Bar Association to support and expand its commitments to “justice, service, and professionalism” by funding important community service projects. These projects include crucial legal services to needy citizens and education of the public about their rights and responsibilities under the law.
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, creditors rights, banking, finance, securities, mergers and acquisitions, taxation, corporate governance, intellectual property, real estate, labor, environmental, white-collar defense 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, and Europe.