Michael A. Thompson
Michael Thompson has a general civil-litigation practice in the areas of insurance defense, products liability, professional liability, trucking litigation, and commercial litigation.
Thompson’s more recent experience includes:
- Counsel for an international oil and gas company in litigation resulting from a release of oil from an interstate pipeline, including multiple class actions.
- Preparing significant motions, and multiple comprehensive discovery requests as part of the defense of a major agricultural company in a multimillion dollar negligence case.
- Counsel for numerous trucking companies, and their drivers in negligence actions brought in state and federal court.
- Defense counsel for medical professionals in civil rights actions brought by incarcerated persons.
Thompson is a member of the American Bar Association, Arkansas Bar Association, Pulaski County Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, and Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel.
In 2017, Mid-South Super Lawyers named Thompson a "Rising Star" in civil litigation.