Managing Partner, Thompson & Knight LLP

Mark Sloan leads Thompson & Knight’s Real Estate and Banking Practice Group and was elected Managing Partner in 2016. He is also President of the Board of Directors of Dickinson Place Charitable Housing Corporation. Thompson & Knight was the first Texas firm to hire a full-time diversity officer and is one of only two Texas firms to be ranked a best law firm for women by Working Mother magazine.

Thompson & Knight was named an LCLD Most Active Member Law Firm in 2017. 

Joined LCLD 2009 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program

Fellows nominated:
2021: Michael Jo; 2020: Mitchell Griffith; 2019: Jennifer Ecklund; 2018: Vishal Patel; 2017: Nicole Williams; 2016: Vivian M. Arias; 2014: Gregory Daniel Binns; 2013: Adrienne E. Dominguez; 2012: Demetra Liggins; 2011: Marlen D. Whitley

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2021: Heath DeJean; 2020: Austin Teng, Sydne Collier; 2019: Courtney Roane, Nadia Haghighatian; 2018: Lisa Thompkins; 2017: Jasmine Wynton

1L Scholars Program
Scholars hosted: 
2021: Jack Lenske, Nisa Sheikh, Roshni Mahendru; 2020: Samson Goriola, Sina Faizy, Marlyse Vieira, Yuhan Xie, Craig Looper, Tayler Gill, Jeremy D'Abreau; 2019: Arjun Mocherla, Richard Jaramillo; 2018: Evan Chavez, Yiyu George Wang

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2019, 2017, 2016, 2012


Member: Mark Sloan 

Diversity Professional: Nichole Dotson-Olajuwon