Eric R. Thompson is a partner in the Miami and Tampa offices of Gordon & Rees. Mr. Thompson has extensive experience with tort, drug & medical device, and product liability cases with a particular focus in asbestos and commercial cases. In addition, Mr. Thompson regularly defends employees and employers involving claims for anti-competition, retaliation, discrimination, and harassment. He has defended many individuals and companies in Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) cases, including hybrid claims under federal and state law.
Prior to Gordon & Rees, Mr. Thompson worked for two esteemed boutique litigation firms in Miami, handling myriad commercial cases as well as various products and premises liability matters. He received his B.A. from Southern Connecticut State University and his J.D. from George Washington University Law School.
United States District Court, Southern & Northern Districts
Florida Bar Association
Florida Bar Grievance Committee, Eleventh Circuit, 9/10-present