Greg W. Curry - Thompson & Knight LLP

Greg W. Curry

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Greg Curry focuses his litigation practice on complex commercial (including real estate and construction), oil and gas, insurance coverage, and environmental matters. Greg is recognized annually by his peers as one of the top lawyers in Texas. He has an active trial practice, having secured significant settlements and judgments for plaintiffs and defending numerous complex cases with substantial monetary claims. Greg works on a number of high profile and high risk domestic and international arbitrations.

Greg 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.

In addition to his practice, Greg serves as Thompson & Knight’s Firm-wide Trial Practice Group Leader.

University of OklahomaBBA 1983Texas Tech University School of LawJ.D. 1989
Texas Association of Defense CounselDallas Bar Association DRI-The Voice of the Defense BarAmerican Bar FoundationLitigation Counsel of AmericaCollege of the State Bar of TexasInternational Association of Defense CounselTexas Bar FoundationHuman Rights Initiative of North TexasBooker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts

Case History

Energy Litigation

Represented major oil and gas companies in multiple litigation matters, including cases tried to verdict and cases resolved by summary judgment, regarding title disputes, participation agreements, areas of mutual interest, JOA disputes, insurance coverage, multi-plaintiff property damage class actions, and complex commercial disputes

Real Estate

Obtained summary judgment for land owner involving claim of enforcement of letter agreement involving the sale of raw commercial land after defeating claim of injunctive relief after three days of testimony


Obtained millions of dollars in settlement for healthcare providers against health insurance plans and companies who wrongfully denied payment

Energy Litigation

Represented an oil and gas company in federal and state court in its indemnity claim as an additional insured against the contractor's insurers and against the contractor pursuant to its indemnity contract

Energy Litigation

Represented a client in a multi-million dollar dispute over lease termination and slander of title to more than 4,000 net mineral acres in the Haynesville Shale, East Texas

Client Comments

"Greg Curry is always responsive, easily accessible, and highly experienced in multiple areas of litigation -- but most importantly, he gets results! As a CPA in public practice, we count on Thompson & Knight to meet our needs, as well as those of our clients!"

-Pat Beaird
Beaird Harris & Co., P.C.

Office Location

One Arts Plaza, Suite 1500
1722 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Oil and Gas Law of the Dallas Metro Area
Greg W. Curry has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation (Energy)
Litigation - Real Estate
Oil and Gas Law (Litigation)

Other Information

Gender: Male