211 Twenty Second Street North
Birmingham, AL 35203
Phone: 205-251-2300
Fax: 205-251-6773
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Bar Admissions
  • Alabama
Court Admissions
  • Alabama
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama
Associations
  • Alabama State Bar
  • Birmingham Bar Association
 
 

ATTORNEYS

Joshua S. Thompson, a defense attorney with Birmingham law firm Scott Dukes and Geisler   JOSHUA S. THOMPSON
Title: Partner
Direct Phone: 205-244-2506
Email: jthompson@scottdukeslaw.com

Education
Law School:
University of Alabama, J.D., 2007, Cum Laude

Undergraduate:
University of Alabama, B.S., 2003, Summa Cum Laude
 
Honors


  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Alabama Law Review, Senior Editor
  • Campbell Moot Court Board
  • Labor & Employment Moot Court Team
  • North Alabama Federal Bar Association Award for Excellence in Study of Federal Jurisdiction
  • Bankruptcy Commercial Law Section Award
  • Law Clerk to Senior U.S. District Judge William M. Acker, Jr. (2007-2008)
About Mr. Thompson


Mr. Thompson joined the firm after serving as a law clerk to the Honorable William M. Acker, Jr. of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama. Mr. Thompson’s practice focuses on employment law and commercial and complex litigation.
 
Publications and Presentations


  • "Employment Litigation in the Age of EPLI: The Defense Perspective," Co-Authored with Kimberly W. Geisler for the American Bar Association Employment Rights and Responsibilities Midwinter Meeting in Key West, Florida, March 2009
  • “Critical Habitat Under the Endangered Species Act: Designation, Redesignation, and Regulatory Duplication,” 58 ALA. L. REV. 885 (2007)