Thompson & Horton LLP

Providing Exceptional Quality and Personalized Legal Representation -- Thompson & Horton LLP is a full-service law firm dedicated to providing the highest quality, personalized legal representation to schools, institutions of higher education, local governments, and private businesses with public law, public policy, and employment law interests.  The firm provides clients, large and small, with a broad range of services including counseling and problem prevention, litigation defense, state and federal appeals, business and real estate transactions, and legislative services.  We offer large-firm legal experience and quality while providing the responsiveness and cost-effectiveness of a smaller firm.

T&H is a certified minority-owned and women-owned business -- one of the largest in the state providing legal services to governmental and educational entities.  Our diversity reflects our commitment to our community and provides a foundation of experience and perspective that enhances the delivery of quality legal services to our diverse client base.

news & events

August 28, 2014 -- Trial Court Again Rules School Finance System Unconstitutional.  The Fort Bend ISD Plaintiffs, Represented by T&H lawyers David Thompson, Philip Fraissinet, and Holly McIntush, have prevailed on all claims challenging the constitutionality of the school funding system.  For information about the court's decision, see here.


Upcoming Speeches

Partner Lisa McBride will be speaking at the 2014 TASA/TASB Convention regarding What's A District To Do? Handling Legal Issues Regarding Child Custody Orders on September 27, 2014 at 3:30p.m. in Dallas, Texas.

Associates Brad Domangue and Lucie Tredennick will be speaking at the 2014 TASA/TASB Convention regarding Epinephrine on September 27 at 3:30p.m. in Dallas, Texas.

Partner Chris Gilbert will be speaking at the 2014 Texas Council of School Attorneys regarding Challenges to Religion in Public Schools on September 28, 2014 at 9:15 a.m. in Dallas, Texas.

Partner Lisa Brown will be speaking at the 2014 Texas Council for School Attorneys regarding Tax Law for School Attorneys on September 28, 2014 at 10:15 a.m. in Dallas, Texas.

Partner Philip Fraissinet will be speaking at the 2014 Texas Council for School Attorneys regarding School Finance Update on September 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in Dallas, Texas.

Partner David Hodgins will be speaking at the 2014 Texas Council for School Attorneys regarding Employment Issues on September 28, 2014, at 2:15 p.m. in Dallas, Texas.

Partner Janet Horton and Associate Brad Domangue will be speaking at the 2014 School Law Practice Seminar regarding Same Sex Partner Benefits on October 10 at 1:10p.m. in Denver, Colorado.

Partner Janet Horton and Associate Brad Domangue will be speaking at the 2014 ELA 60th Annual Conference regarding Same Sex Partner Benefits on November 14, 2014 in San Diego, California.