DALLAS, Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Houston-based law firm Hicks Thomas LLP is expanding to Dallas with the addition of Jeffrey Goldfarb, a noted commercial litigation lawyer and founder of Dallas' Goldfarb LLP. "We see tremendous opportunity in expanding our litigation footprint to North Texas," says John B. Thomas, a founding partner of Hicks Thomas. " Jeff Goldfarb is an exceptional talent and we are excited about the combination of our practices." Mr. Goldfarb is a commercial litigation attorney who represents public and private corporations and entrepreneurs in high-stakes commercial cases, including contracts, fiduciary duties, real estate disputes, and intellectual property matters. A Harvard Law School graduate and a former federal judicial clerk, Mr. Goldfarb was a partner in two of the world's largest law firms prior to launching his own firm. He has been repeatedly recognized in "The Best Lawyers in Dallas" list published by D Magazine and the annual Texas Super Lawyers list. He has represented major corporations and high net worth individuals in state and federal trial and appellate courts and arbitration proceedings. "I've worked with the Hicks Thomas lawyers for years and look forward to joining this group of talented trial lawyers who share the same values and commitment to their clients and the profession," says Mr. Goldfarb. "Joining the Hicks Thomas team will help me provide the high level of representation that my clients expect and deserve." Mr. Thomas says Mr. Goldfarb and his fellow attorneys from Goldfarb LLP will facilitate Hicks Thomas' ability to serve clients in Dallas in complex commercial litigation and oil and gas disputes. "Our clients expect world-class talent," says Mr. Thomas. "Jeff fits solidly into our firm profile. His addition will serve as a solid foundation in Dallas as we continue to build our firm." In addition to Mr. Goldfarb, former Goldfarb LLP associates Keith Koshkin and Todd Goldberg are joining Hicks Thomas' new Dallas office. Like Mr. Goldfarb, Mr. Koshkin is a former federal judicial clerk who represents corporations and corporate executives in commercial litigation matters. Also a commercial litigator, Mr. Goldberg represents corporate clients in business and partnership disputes, financial and investment fraud, real estate contract matters, construction defect lawsuits, professional liability claims, and labor and employment law. Hicks Thomas' new Dallas office is located at Saint Ann Court, 2501 N. Harwood Street, Suite 1801, Dallas, Texas 75201.The firm's Dallas phone number is 214-583-2233. Founded in 1997, Hicks Thomas LLP is a premier litigation firm representing plaintiffs and defendants across the nation. With offices in Houston, Dallas, and Sacramento, the firm provides in-depth experience in cases involving oil and gas, environmental, complex commercial, toxic tort, products liability, corporate governance, securities, banking, insurance coverage, transportation, trade secrets and business litigation. Visit the firm at http://www.hicks-thomas.com. For more information on Hicks Thomas' expansion to Dallas, please contact Mike Androvett at 800-559-4534 or firstname.lastname@example.org.