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"THE COMMITTEE. Thompson & Knight's (TK) Managing Partner has established a Diversity & Inclusion Committee (Committee) comprised of key leaders from the Firm's Management Committee, Lawyer Development Committee, Recruiting/Lateral Hiring Committees, Women's Initiative Group (Women's Initiative), and LGBTQ affinity group (LGBTK). The 2019 Committee chair (Chair) is an ethnically-diverse female partner in the Firm's Intellectual Property practice group; she receives an annual allotment of billable hour credit for time spent furthering..."

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Thompson & Knight LLP

One Arts Plaza
1722 Routh Street, Suite 1500
Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: (214) 969-1700

Firm Stats

Managing Partner: Mark M. Sloan
Recruiting Chair: Jessica Hammons
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
250 - 500

Base Salary

1st year: $190,000
2nd year: $200,000
3rd year: $220,000
4th year: $255,000
5th year: $280,000
6th year: $305,000
7th year: $325,000
8th year: $340,000
Summer Associate: $3,653/week

Employment Contact

Maggie Moran
Manager of Law Student Recruiting
(214) 969-1328

No. of U.S. Offices: 5

No. of International Offices: 4

Major Office Locations

Austin, TX
Dallas, TX (HQ)
Fort Worth, TX
Houston, TX
New York, NY | Algiers
Mexico City

Major Departments

Advertising, Branding, Social Media
Bankruptcy and Restructuring
Consumer Products
Corporate and Securities
Data Privacy and Cybersecurity
Employment and Labor
Government and Regulatory
Intellectual Property and Innovation
Oil, Gas, and Energy
Real Estate and Real Estate Finance
Sports, Entertainment, and Media Law
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.