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John J. Thompson, Esq.

John Thompson's practice focuses on employment law, commercial litigation and early stage startups. 

John received his law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center, where he interned with the Department of Justice, served as an editor on the Annual Survey of White Collar Crime, and obtained practice experience through numerous clinics and externships catering to low-income clients.  John spent the first three years of his practice as an associate in the litigation department of an AmLaw 200 law firm, where he represented numerous Fortune 500 Companies and benefitted from the mentorship of dozens of experienced attorneys.  

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  • Grappling with Gilmer: Pre-Hire Arbitration Agreements in the Day Labor Industry, Comment, 35 Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law 241 (2014)

  • Considering a Specialist’s Law Degree to Increase and Improve Representation Among Immigration Respondents, Article, 30 Georgetown Immigration Law Journal 455 (2017)


  • English

  • Spanish


  • New York


  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York

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