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Wesley Williams, left, and Jessica Hammons, right, partners with Akin Gump in Dallas, Fort Worth. Courtesy photos

The firmwide head of Thompson & Knight‘s corporate and securities practice, along with another energy transactions partner, have jumped to Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld as the firm continues to add dealmakers in Texas.

Wesley Williams joined Akin Gump on Wednesday as a corporate partner in Dallas and Fort Worth. The former Thompson & Knight practice head is now a co-head of Akin Gump’s energy team. Jessica Hammons joined Akin Gump on April 1 as a corporate partner in Dallas.

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Brenda Sapino Jeffreys

Senior reporter Brenda Sapino Jeffreys covers the business of law in Texas. Contact her at [email protected] On Twitter: @BrendaSJeffreys

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