Fisher & Phillips LLP • Atlanta, Georgia
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1075 Peachtree Street, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30309
John Thompson is a partner in the Atlanta office. His practice focuses on wage and hour law, emphasizing issues relating to minimum wage, overtime, timekeeping, and wage-payment requirements. He assists employers in preventive efforts designed to ensure compliance, and he handles both investigations conducted by government agencies and litigation in the wage and hour area. John has served as a Special Assistant Attorney General for wage-hour matters for the State of Georgia. He has also addressed wage-hour topics in presentations to numerous employer groups and in articles appearing in both human resources publications and industry journals. John has been selected as a “Georgia Super Lawyer, Labor and Employment” since 2004, and is listed in The Best Lawyers in America since 2006.
- College: Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 1975, B.A.
- Law School: University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, GA 1978, J.D. (Honors: Cum Laude)