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Cowles & Thompson

901 Main Street
Suite 3900
Dallas, TX 75202
Phone: (214) 672-2000

Firm Stats

President: David J. Metzler
Total No. Attorneys (2020):
1 - 50

Base Salary

Salary not disclosed.

Employment Contact

Priscilla Rike
Human Resources Manager
(214) 672-2000

No. of U.S. Offices: 2

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Dallas, TX (HQ)
Plano, TX

Major Departments

Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights
Commercial / Business Litigation
Corporate & Business
Coverage & Insurance Litigation
Employment Law
Estate Planning, Wills & Probate
Family Law
Financial Institutions
Hospitality & Lodging
Intellectual Property
Intellectual Property Litigation
Municipal, Public Law & Land Use
Oilfield Injury Litigation
Premises Liability
Probate Litigation
Product Liability
Professional Liability
Real Estate / Real Estate Finance
Real Estate Litigation
Sports & Entertainment Law
Tort  Litigation
Toxic, Mass Tort & Environmental Law
Transportation & Trucking