DALLAS, Jan. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thompson & Knight LLP today announced the addition of Luis F. Gomar as a Partner in the Corporate and Securities Practice Group of the Firm's Dallas and Mexico City offices.
"Luis' expertise complements our existing Monterrey practice and strengthens our presence in Mexico City, which bolsters the Firm's Mexico energy industry strategy," said Emily A. Parker, the Firm's Managing Partner. "For years, we have helped our clients participate in many groundbreaking projects that led to the opening of Mexico's energy sector. Today, amidst the ongoing evolution of Mexico energy reform, Thompson & Knight's growing Mexico City office and our existing offices in energy hubs around the world provide us with an even broader platform from which to serve our clients."
Gomar focuses his practice on corporate and securities matters and advises a variety of clients on the numerous aspects of domestic and international business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, financing, capital raising, and fund formation. He frequently represents U.S.-based clients with investments in or the expansion of operations abroad, particularly Latin America, as well as foreign clients with investments in or the expansion into the U.S. Gomar also advises funds, management companies, and private issuers pursuing a variety of fundraising and investment strategies. For his full bio, please visit www.tklaw.com.
Prior to joining the Firm, Gomar served as the Partner-in-Charge of Strasburger & Price LLP's Mexico City office. He is a native Spanish speaker and a Texas licensed attorney.
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Established in 1887, Thompson & Knight is a full-service law firm with approximately 330 attorneys. The Firm provides legal solutions to clients and communities around the world and is particularly recognized for its depth of experience and capabilities on behalf of the energy industry. Thompson & Knight has been named "Law Firm of the Year" in Oil & Gas Law in U.S. News-Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" for 2011-2013, 2015. For more information, visit www.tklaw.com.
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