Best Law Firms Rankings

Thompson & Knight LLP

28 National Rankings & 74 Metro Rankings | Website

Client Comments

All client comments represent the opinions of the people who provide them. All potential clients are urged to remember that no two cases are ever completely alike and that the result in one case does not guarantee a similar result in another case.

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

I found this firm to be highly ethical and well worth the money.

Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Thompson & Knight has provided excellent representation in defense of mass tort cases. Joe Pevsner in particular is a highly skilled trial lawyer, an important component of a national trial team involved in defending mass tort cases throughout the country.

Corporate Law

Thompson & Knight did excellent work on a recent acquisition and on day to day general public company legal advice.

Trademark Law

I have worked with Jennifer Sickler at Thompson & Knight on intellectual property matters, primarily trademark matters. She is an excellent attorney and a consummate professional, and I would recommend her legal services to others.

Energy Law

Thompson & Knight are very knowledgeable, responsive and helpful overall. They are very capable of balancing sound legal advice with the need to have successful commercial outcomes.

Technology Law

Steve Stein and Holt Foster at Thompson & Knight are trusted advisors who know how to find solutions that work.

Health Care Law

Thompson & Knight consistently provide exceptional service and counsel. The depth of their overall healthcare experience is unique and complete.

Tom Ellis Ellis & Associates

Antitrust Law

I have always been impressed with the quality of service that I receive from Thompson & Knight. I highly recommend this firm.

Health Care Law

The entire healthcare law team at Thompson & Knight are outstanding healthcare lawyers. I can't recommend them highly enough. Thompson & Knight is my go-to firm for all of my healthcare related litigations in Texas.

Antitrust Law

Thompson & Knight is an extremely professional firm, who provides thoughtful and intelligent legal advice.

Energy Law

Andy Derman of Thompson & Knight is my go-to expert for international oil and gas exploration and production matters, whether transactional or disputes related.

Oil & Gas Law

Andy Derman of Thompson & Knight is my go-to expert for international oil and gas exploration and production matters, whether transactional or disputes related. They come no better.

Jason Doughty Kosmos Energy

Administrative / Regulatory Law

Thompson & Knight is well respected in the industry as the leading resource for regulatory issues related to energy. T&K is often called upon by legislative bodies and regulatory agencies to comment on issues and help draft pending policy directives. T&K is active in the development of solutions to energy issues and, as a result, does not need to devote significant resources to climbing up the learning curve.

Employment Law - Management

I worked with one Thompson & Knight lawyer, Steve Fink. He's great.

Banking and Finance Law

Thompson & Knight and Kurt Summers of the Dallas office has been company counsel on all six of our credit agreements since 2006. The firm and Kurt Summer in particular (and John Rain before Kurt) could not be more knowledgeable, thorough, responsive and pleasant to work with.

Litigation - Securities

I cannot speak higher about the work product, efficiency, and commitment I receive from Kenneth Held of the Houston office of Thompson & Knight.

Tax Law

Thompson & Knight has an excellent team with a lot of experience.

Javier Arechavaleta Vitro S.A.B. de C.V.

Energy Law

I've had excellent an experience working with Thompson & Knight's Dallas/Ft. Worth office

Construction Law

Thompson & Knight has been our go-to firm for years. Their expertise and responsiveness has saved us time and money in the fast-paced real estate development world.

David Ransom LandPlan Development Corp.

Energy Regulatory Law

It is always a pleasure dealing with attorneys at Thompson & Knight. They comprehend the issue at hand and are able to successfully navigate market, regulatory and system operator impacts.

Mark Zimmerman Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

Administrative / Regulatory Law

Thompson & Knight can follow issues from initial filing, negotiation, settlement and, if necessary, required legal filings while messaging the process and impacts on the issues.

Mark Zimmerman Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Thompson & Knight did excellent work for us on a patent issue. They are timely and on top of all matters. I felt really comfortable knowing they were handling this matter for us.

Corporate Law

Thompson & Knight has always done top-quality work for us. I am very pleased with the outcome of any dealings they have done for us.

Energy Regulatory Law

Thompson & Knight lawyers Phillip Oldham and Kathryn Coleman have represented our state manufacturing association for more than thirteen years. They are highly effective and excellent to work with.

Tony Bennett Texas Association of Manufacturers

Banking and Finance Law

Thompson & Knight is a results oriented firm. Their comprehension of transactions is impressive. The firm has dedicated expertise within a specialized industry (oil and gas) which is extremely beneficial when transactions are operating under a tight time frame. During my 35 years within the oil and gas industry I would rank Thompson & Knight as a superb firm.

Dan Steele Regions Bank

Litigation - Labor & Employment

We have worked with Thompson & Knight for years on our employment and labor litigation. We are confident that Thompson & Knight provides effective, cost-efficient representation with excellent results.

Energy Law

I have used Thompson & Knight on 5 different deals and one litigation suit. They are the absolute best.

Don Ritter Endurance Resources LLC

Natural Resources Law

I typically get turnarounds from Thompson & Knight on requests for work in days, not weeks. They always have solid advice.

Don Ritter Endurance Resources LLC

Corporate Law

Thompson & Knight is very thorough and timely with lots of in house expertise in many areas.

Jim Thompson Cavender's Stores Ltd

Corporate Law

Geoff Long at Thompson & Knight has been a good business partner over the past few years. He has a very good grasp of our business and business needs and has always provided solid advice and support.

Anthony Gioffredi Zahroof Valves Inc

Litigation - Tax

Thompson & Knight's preparation for handling the controversy was very thorough. Their grasp of the technical tax issues was excellent. They quickly understood taxpayer's position and developed a successful strategy leading to a very agreeable settlement in compromise.

Antitrust Law

Thompson & Knight has been working with us, a Canadian-based company, to manage our US securities law compliance, distribution matters, employment law issues, and antitrust compliance for over a decade. They are dedicated and responsive and have frequently over-delivered within or under budget.

Corporate Law

Thompson & Knight has been working with us, a Canadian-based company, to manage our US securities law compliance, distribution matters, employment law issues, and antitrust compliance for over a decade. They are dedicated and responsive and have frequently over-delivered within or under budget.

Energy Regulatory Law

I worked with Thompson & Knight lawyers, particularly Phillip Oldham, on a couple of electrical regulatory matters. Phillip provided timely and effective legal counsel and demonstrated a high level of local expertise in the field.

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

The lawyers from Thompson & Knight's Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law practice in Dallas/Fort Worth assisted the banks in a senior secured syndicated credit facility through the pre- and post-bankruptcy filing process. This restructuring/bankruptcy had many twists and turns and several complicated issues. Thompson & Knight was always on top of developments, working proactively to solve issues. They were also able to draw on other areas within Thompson & Knight when issues arose outside of their bankruptcy/restructuring expertise. I found the Thompson & Knight lawyers to be insightful and responsive to our needs.

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Thompson & Knight is a very solid firm. It understands our goals and strategy and is able to navigate difficult issues.

Litigation - Patent

Thompson & Knight has consistently delivered superb results while being both cost-effective and efficient. Their attorneys are knowledgeable, strategic and responsive and demonstrate strong business judgment as they help their clients navigate complex issues to achieve the best outcomes.

Stacy Cozad Spirit AeroSystems, Inc.

Tax Law

Thompson & Knight especially Ann Marie Cowdrey and Dean Hinderliter were excellent all around -- critical in helping a deal that had its complexities.

George Petrides Patrides & Co., LLC

Tax Law

The Thompson & Knight Tax group is extremely knowledgeable and helpful in all facets of tax work. Their experience in deals allows them to provide understandable, real-world answers that are helpful to getting transactions to positive conclusions. I have found that all of their attorneys are extremely responsive, which is very helpful in a fast-paced world.

Thomas Lamme Fieldwood Energy LLC

Trademark Law

Thompson & Knight has exceptional professionalism. They are very responsive and highly recommend.

Bobby Patton Wholesome Sweetners

Tax Law

We have a very good relationship with Todd Keator and John Cohn of Thompson & Knight. They know us well and understand how we work.

Energy Law

Thompson & Knight provided outstanding services. Our attorney, Greg Binns' counsel was on the spot and effective. We highly recommend both the firm and Mr. Binns.

Energy Law

Thompson & Knight are absolute experts on oil and gas transactional work.

Real Estate Law

Ben Herd and Dan Hopper of Thompson & Knight are two of the best real estate attorneys I have worked with in my banking career. They are good with not only construction lending, but also with long term stabilized loans, CMBS, and workouts. I highly recommend their work.

Commercial Litigation

Thompson & Knight has represented me in a few commercial and personal disputes, and their team has always been thoughtful, thorough, and focused on achieving the most cost-effective solution for me and our company. I strongly recommend if you need top-notch talent.

David Willms Easy Serve LLC

Energy Law

I am very impressed with the quality of the people at Thompson & Knight. They have worked for me and have worked the other side of deals. All experiences with them have been positive

Real Estate Law

Dunhill Partners is proud of our long-standing relationship with Thompson Knight. We trust their counsel and guidance implicitly and recommend them highly.

Ginnie McCorkle Dunhill Partners, Inc.

Real Estate Law

Thompson & Knight continually exceeds my expectations for work quality, timing and interactions between lender and borrower. I am always happy to start a new assignment with Thompson & Knight.

Real Estate Law

We rely on Thompson & Knight for legal expertise in acquisition of real estate. The service they provide is invaluable to us as a district.

Tax Law

Over the years I've worked with several of the tax attorneys at Thompson & Knight on a multitude of issues. I have always been impressed with their knowledge, ethics, and professionalism.

Alan Dennard Rosewood Management Corporation