At the Annual Meeting of the Texas Association of Defense Counsel ("TADC") held in Montreal, Canada, on October 2, 2009, Greg W. Curry, a Thompson & Knight Partner and Energy Litigation Practice Group Leader in the Firm's Dallas office, was named President of the organization for 2009-2010.Mr. Curry has served on a number of committees and leadership positions within the organization. TADC, founded in 1960, will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2010.
Mr. Curry focuses his practice on general commercial, oil and gas, and environmental litigation matters. He has an active trial practice, having secured high-value settlements and judgments for plaintiffs and defending numerous complex cases with multimillion-dollar claims. He has represented clients in matters in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas, New Mexico, Minnesota, Ohio, Arizona, and Washington. He practices before federal and state trial and appellate courts, in federal bankruptcy courts and before arbitration panels.
Mr. Curry has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, Texas Super Lawyers and Lawdragon 500 "Leading Lawyers in America." He received a J.D. magna cum laude from Texas Tech University School of Law in 1989 and a B.B.A. in Petroleum Land Management from the University of Oklahoma in 1983.