St. Petersburg: (727) 823-0540 | Lakewood Ranch: (941) 741-8300

ATTORNEY PROFILES

JAMES B. THOMPSON, JR.

Mr. Thompson, Jr. has a diverse civil and commercial litigation practice that ranges from catastrophic personal injury disputes to complex insurance, business, and internet related litigation. He also regularly consults with clients regarding litigation avoidance and good faith claim practices. Mr. Thompson has successfully defended lawsuits at both the trial and appellate levels.

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Civil and Commercial Litigation
  • Casualty Litigation
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Sovereign Immunity Defense
  • Insurance and Bad Faith Defense
  • Internet Liability Litigation

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

  • Department of Justice - Civil Trial Attorney with Tax Division 1991-1995

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Florida, 1990
  • Georgia, 1991 (inactive)

COURT ADMISSIONS

DISTINCTIONS

  • Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer by the Florida Bar
  • AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer by Martindale Hubbell
  • Florida Super Lawyers 2006-present

PRESENTATIONS

  • Third Party Bad Faith Adjustor Primer
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Discectomy - What you need to know for evaluation, deposition and trial.
  • Global Pre-Suit Settlement Conferences: How to Avoid Being Part of the Problem.
  • Through the Looking Glass: Current Trends in UIM and First-Party Extra-Contractual Litigation.

PUBLICATIONS

  • Indecent Exposure: Can the CDA protect your website from liability? - FDCC Article of the Month
James B. Thompson Jr. | GTM Legal Attorney | Goodis Thompson & Miller

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

EDUCATION

  • University of Florida, B.S. 1987
  • University of Florida College of Law, J.D. 1990
  • Emory University School of Law, Ll.M. 1991

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

JAMES B. THOMPSON, JR.

James B. Thompson Jr. | GTM Legal Attorney | Goodis Thompson & Miller

Mr. Thompson, Jr. has a diverse civil and commercial litigation practice that ranges from catastrophic personal injury disputes to complex insurance, business, and internet related litigation. He also regularly consults with clients regarding litigation avoidance and good faith claim practices. Mr. Thompson has successfully defended lawsuits at both the trial and appellate levels.

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Civil and Commercial Litigation
  • Casualty Litigation
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Sovereign Immunity Defense
  • Insurance and Bad Faith Defense
  • Internet Liability Litigation

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

  • Department of Justice - Civil Trial Attorney with Tax Division 1991-1995

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Florida, 1990
  • Georgia, 1991 (inactive)

COURT ADMISSIONS

DISTINCTIONS

  • Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer by the Florida Bar
  • AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer by Martindale Hubbell
  • Florida Super Lawyers 2006-present

PRESENTATIONS

  • Third Party Bad Faith Adjustor Primer
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Discectomy - What you need to know for evaluation, deposition and trial.
  • Global Pre-Suit Settlement Conferences: How to Avoid Being Part of the Problem.
  • Through the Looking Glass: Current Trends in UIM and First-Party Extra-Contractual Litigation.

PUBLICATIONS

  • Indecent Exposure: Can the CDA protect your website from liability? - FDCC Article of the Month

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

EDUCATION

  • University of Florida, B.S. 1987
  • University of Florida College of Law, J.D. 1990
  • Emory University School of Law, Ll.M. 1991

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

St. Petersburg Office
150 Second Ave. North, Suite 1500
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Phone: (727) 823-0540
Fax: (727) 823-0230

Goodis Thompson & Miller | GTM Legal | St. Petersburg Lakewood Ranch Attorneys

Lakewood Ranch Office
11509 Palmbrush Trail, Suite 208
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

Phone: (941) 741-8300
Fax: (941) 741-8355

Goodis Thompson & Miller | GTM Legal | St. Petersburg Lakewood Ranch Attorneys

St. Petersburg Office
150 Second Ave. North, Suite 1500
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Phone: (727) 823-0540
Fax: (727) 823-0230

Lakewood Ranch Office
11509 Palmbrush Trail, Suite 208
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

Phone: (941) 741-8300
Fax: (941) 741-8355