John Thompson serves as a director for Crowe & Dunlevy in the Firm’s Oklahoma City office. Mr. Thompson has concentrated his practice in the litigation of complex business and commercial transactions. His practice covers a wide range of commercial and business litigation matters, and regularly involves litigation relating to financial institutions, real estate transactions, construction disputes, aircraft transactions, securities, and mergers and acquisitions. He also has extensive experience representing financial institutions in connection with debt restructures and loan workouts. During the course of his career, he has represented leading corporations in a variety of industries, in both state and federal courts, as well as various arbitration and administrative forums.
Mr. Thompson is admitted to practice in all state courts in Oklahoma, as well as the United States District Courts for the Western, Northern and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. He is a member of the Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. Mr. Thompson is also a Certified Public Accountant (non-practicing) and is a member of the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants (non-practicing).
Mr. Thompson's achievements have earned him inclusion in the 2008 and 2010 editions of Oklahoma Rising Stars, which recognizes the state's top up-and-coming attorneys, inclusion in the 2011 edition of Oklahoma Super Lawyers, and the 2009, 2010 and 2011 editions of The Best Lawyers in America, in the specialties of Commercial Litigation, Construction Law and Bet-the-Company Litigation. Mr. Thompson has also been inducted into the Litigation Counsel of America, a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers.
Mr. Thompson received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting (1994), Master of Business Administration degree (1998) and Juris Doctor (1998) from the University of Oklahoma.
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Professional Associations & Memberships
- Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants
- Oklahoma Bar Association
- American Bar Association