Thompson & Knight Expands México City Office

Sunday, March 1, 2009 - 01:00

Thompson & Knight LLP has announced the continued expansion of its México City office, Thompson & Knight Abogados, with the addition of Associate Jessica Yuritzi Espíndola Ayala. She joins the firm's Labor and Employment Practice Group thereby strengthening the firm's Global Labor and Employment Practice.

Ms. Espíndola focuses her practice on labor matters by providing legal advice on regional law at the state and federal levels. Her practice involves employment litigation, including individual and collective procedures.

Thompson & Knight LLP has announced that it has been ranked among the top law firms in the United States for syndicated loan market transactions in 2008.

The rankings are part of the League Tables published by Loan Pricing Corporation, a Thomson/Reuters company, for various categories of syndicated loan market transactions.

Loan Pricing Corporation ranks Thompson & Knight 16th nationally in overall financings. This includes substantial representation of both lenders and borrowers, with the Firm being ranked 16th nationally in lender representation based on volume, with financings totaling more than $11.6 billion, and 14th nationally in borrower representation based on total number of deals, with financings totaling more than $3.5 billion.

In leveraged financings, the firm is nationally ranked 15th in overall representation, 11th in the representation of lenders, and 16th in the representation of borrowers.