DALLAS, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce it has been selected to receive the 2015 Rotary Club of Dallas | DCEO Magazine Corporate Citizen of the Year Award. The award will be presented at the Rotary Club of Dallas meeting on May 6.
The Corporate Citizen of the Year award is given to a Dallas organization that best exhibits the Rotary motto "Service Above Self." To be considered for this award, a business must demonstrate an outstanding commitment to charitable and volunteer efforts throughout the Dallas community.
"We believe it is a privilege to give back to the communities in which we live and work, so we are honored to receive the 2015 Corporate Citizen of the Year Award," said Emily A. Parker, the Firm's Managing Partner. "This award is an excellent reminder of the impact each of us can make by supporting charitable and nonprofit organizations in North Texas."
Rotary International is the world's oldest service organization with 1.2 million members that belong to more than 34,000 clubs in more than 200 countries. Members of the Rotary Club of Dallas represent a cross-section of the community's business owners, leaders, executives, managers, political leaders, and professionals. The organization provides the gateway to connect with people of like ideas, providing unique opportunities to service the community alongside leaders of other businesses and professions. For more information, please visit http://www.dallasrotary.com/.
About Thompson & Knight
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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